Community Directory

Crows Nest Centre

Phone: 02 9439 5122

Fax: 02 9439 8608

Location: Level 2, 2 Ernest Pl, Crows Nest NSW 2065



Description: Community Centre with a focus on older people, people with a disability, new migrants, parents and families and people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Events, services and activities for older people and people with a disability include: Meals On Wheels and centre based lunches, an in-home linen service, online and assisted shopping, assisted transport, friendly home visiting, volunteer home handyman, information, referral, counselling and advocacy. A range of social and recreational activities includes: bus and movie outings, special events (e.g. Xmas in July, Melbourne Cup), internet kiosk, computer club, indoor bowls, canasta, mah-jong, tai chi, yoga, feldenkrais. Support for new migrants includes: casework and information sessions, homework help and English conversation classes. A community shower is available for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. A program of parent education seminars targets young families, with some sessions available in Japanese.

Hours: Office hours: 8am-4.30pm Mon-Fri

Fees: Call for details

Transport: On a variety of bus routes; 10 minutes walk from St Leonards station; parking station at rear.

Disability Access: Yes (Level access, ramp, lifts, accessible toilets and parking.)

Facilities Note: Conference-style room hire facilities and meeting rooms for community and commercial activities.

Volunteering Note: Opportunities exist in all of the Centre's services and activities. Volunteer training and support is provided. Please phone the Centre’s Volunteer Coordinator on 02 9439 5122 for further details.

Keywords: Older People; People with a Disability; Carers; Low Income Earners; Homelessness; Community Visiting; Delivered Meals; Home Maintenance; Shopping Assistance; Disability Support Volunteers; Community Centres; Halls and Meeting Rooms; Public Toilets; Conference Venues; Housework Volunteers; Meals on Wheels Volunteers; Shopping Assistance Volunteers; Volunteer Carers; Domestic Assistance; Low Cost Food Services; Social Clubs and Groups; Senior Citizens Organisations; CALD; Children and Families; Japanese; Family Support; NDIS Provider; NDIS Assist-Life Stage Transition; NDIS Group/Centre Activities; NDIS Participate Community; NDIS Support Coordination; NDIS Therapeutic Supports; Group Advocacy

Alternative Names: Crows Nest Community Centre, CNC

Parent Organisation: North Sydney Community Service Ltd

© North Sydney Council [13523] Last Full Review: 17Jun19

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