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About

Our Mission

“Thomastown Neighbourhood House works within a community development framework to create community engagement through activities, programs and volunteer opportunities.  Through our work we aim to celebrate and strengthen our local community and also provide benevolence and relief of disadvantage.”

Our Vision

“A sustainable community, celebrating diversity and providing opportunities for all.  To create an inclusive and welcoming environment by delivering social and educational programs and activities to the Thomastown community and members within the Whittlesea district.”

About Us

Thomastown Neighbourhood House (TNH) is an Incorporated Association operating within the City of Whittlesea.

We address community needs of Thomastown residents through community development programs. We bring people together to connect, learn and contribute in their local community through social, educational, recreational and support activities. 

The core values that inform our work are;

  • Equity - we treat staff, volunteers and all community members with fairness and respect in accordance to their needs

  • Inclusiveness - we welcome all community members equally and provide an environment that is accessible for everyone

  • Engagement - we develop strong and meaningful connections with our community

  • Diversity - we recognise and value an individual's differences

  • Honesty and integrity - we act in an ethical manner

Thomastown Neighbourhood House Team

Manager

Liz Skitch- Manager

Board

Nessie Sayar- President

Stephanie Winther- Secretary

Raymond Rosales- Treasurer

Lena Gargano- Reddy- Board Member

Greta Hookey- Board Member

Gurneet Kay- Board Member

Ray Wyatt - Board Member

Sandra Ellis-Nock- Board Member

Volunteers

Coffee Cart

Andy

Amy

Em

Max

Food Relief

Karen

Dona

Toula

Health Promotion Niumal