Great Lakes Women’s Shelter Appeal…..
1st TARGET = $20,000 REACHED
2nd TARGET = $115,000 – as at 13th July we have raised $50,000 Well Done everyone!
The Forster Neighbourhood Centre first opened it’s doors in 1980 as an incorporated association – locally managed, employing local people, to address the changing needs of the Great Lakes community.
Hours Of Operation: Monday to Thursday
10:00am – 4:00pm Closed for lunch: 12:30 – 1:00
Contact details: 2/32 West Street FORSTER PO Box 314 FORSTER NSW 2428 Telephone: 02 6555 4351 Fax: 02 6555 9545
Forster Neighbourhood Centre is currently supported financially by:
- The State Department of Families and Community Services (FACS) - Community Builders (CB) program and Early Intervention and Placement Program (EIPP),
- The Commonwealth Department of Social Services - Financial Counselling Program, Emergency Relief and
No Interest Loan Scheme (NILS),
- The State Office of Fair Trading – (NILS) and Financial Counselling
- Club Forster - Neighbourhood Kitchen and Community Food Store
- Great Lakes Council - small grant
IN THE NEWS
Stage one funding target for Great Lakes Women’s Shelter smashed June 12 2015 Click here
Domestic violence story must be told March 18 2015 Click here
Great Lakes in need of its own shelter March 18 2015 Click here
Sydney organisation to help push for a women’s shelter – March 18 2015 Click here