feeing social

See videos of recent events
on the NRSDC YouTube channel and 'like' NRSDC on Facebook!

YouTube-logo-full color2  Facebook-Icon

Read about the Regional Social Plan

StandBy Response Service

The StandBy Response Service is a community-based postvention program delivered by Northern Rivers Social Development Council providing 24-hour response to friends, families, associates and communities bereaved by suicide. Suicide is a time of immense crisis and the tragedy of suicide loss can create trauma, deeply affecting individuals, families and entire communities. In many cases those bereaved do not know where to turn for help or how to find supports that may already exist. The Standby Response Service provides a reliable single point of service coordination and contact, offering respect, understanding and support for the health and well being of people bereaved by suicide, Call 0417 119298 - 24 hours 7 days per week

Lifeline 13 11 14
Suicide Call Back service: 1300 659 467

 

Logo

Australia's most extensive directory of community support services providing access to 242,055 health, welfare and community service records. There is currently over 4,600 services listed for the Northern NSW area.

Northern Rivers Housing Forum

Northern Rivers Housing Forum

  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information
  • Click for more information

Welcome to the website of the Northern Rivers Social Development Council (NRSDC), a community-based not-for-profit organisation that promotes fairness and social inclusion in the Northern Rivers region of NSW. Our vision, simply put is ...together in a fair community. NRSDC supports the most vulnerable people in our community and strengthens communities by providing opportunities and services to alleviate disadvantage, engaging in advocacy and promotion, informing and educating people, organisations and government as well as encouraging partnerships, research and planning for future needs.


Latest News

Northern Rivers Family Law Pathways Network Xmas Function

The Northern Rivers Family Law Pathways Network Xmas Function is on 10 December 2014, 5.30PM TO 7.30PM at The Rous Hotel in Lismore, with The Winsome Choir and  Blackboi.

Read more...
 
Lismore City Council Aboriginal Advisory Group Expression of Interest

Lismore City Council (Council) is calling for Expressions of Interest from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to be members of Council’s Aboriginal Advisory Group.

Read more...
 
Indigenous Community Links Move and Name Change

Indigenous Community Links (ICL) is moving from 188 Molesworth St to 165 Molesworth St (ground floor of Old Council Building). They will be closed form 26 November – 8 December (hopefully computers and phones will be operational).

ICL is changing the name to Rekindling The Spirit -  Access & Community Engagement.

Read more...
 
National Aboriginal Wellbeing Conference

The National Aboriginal Wellbeing Conference will be held 9-10 June 2015 in Ballina, NSW.

This year’s conference theme will be “Lateral Violence – Everybody’s Business”. The conference will focus on the issues related to lateral violence and showcase the innovative programs being delivered within our communities to address the effects to ourselves and our families.

Read more...
 
Vacancy: Educator, School Services (Lismore)

Interrelate is currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Educator to join its School Services team. The School Services programs run in many schools throughout NSW providing sexuality and relationship education programs based on a sound educational principle to assist children and families address specific questions children have around gender, sexuality and communication.

Read more...
 
Social Housing Discussion Paper

The Minister for Community Servcies has released a discussion paper about the future of social housing in NSW. Social Housing in NSW: a discussion paper for input and comment, outlines the challenges and issues facing social housing and proposes a new direction to address the challenges.

Read more...
 
Premier's Innovation Initiative

Expressions of interest are now open for the Social Housing Priority area of the Premier’s Innovation Initiative.

The NSW Government is seeking high level proposals to uncover the best and most innovative ideas to address priority policy issues across the State.

Read more...
 
Lismore Base Hospital Bed Race FundRaiser

The Lismore Base Hospital and United Hospital Auxiliary Fete Fundraising event is on Saturday, 29 November – including the annual Bed Race! Organisers are looking for teams to enter the race.

Read more...
 
Timebanking Exchange

Have you heard of Timebanking? It is a community program for voluntary exchange of services between members.

Read more...
 
Medication and Mental Illness: Have Your Say

The NSW Health Commission has drafted an issues paper Medication and Mental Illness to provoke discussion in the community and provide an opportunity to shape decisions about medications and mental illness in NSW.

Read more...
 
Draft Emissions Reduction Methods for Energy Efficiency Consultation Open

The Australian Government has released four additional draft Emissions Reduction Fund methods for public consultation – for household energy efficiency, industrial energy efficiency, soil carbon and improving the efficiency of fertiliser use in irrigated cotton.

Read more...
 
Conference: Getting Workforce ready for the NDIS

A conference on Getting Workforce ready for the NDIS will be held on February 24-25, 2015, at the Sydney Boulevard Hotel.

Don’t miss your chance to hear from Australia’s top disability service providers!

Read more...
 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Page 1 of 28