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Solar for social housing = positive energy

24.07.2018 in Blog

Community housing tenants talk about the difference that having solar energy has made to their lives. Staff from North Coast Community Housing and St George Community Housing talk about the process of partnering with the NSW Office of Environment & Heritage to assist with the…

New Solar upgrades to slash power bills for NCCH Tenants

24.07.2018 in Blog

North Coast Community Housing tenants living in Goonellabah are the first to receive free solar panels and home energy audits as part of a new solar housing partnership. Mr Thomas George MP, Member for Lismore has announced that the NSW Government has partnered with North…

NCCH Board Chair Succession Announced

06.10.2017 in Blog

Following a six month planning process, the North Coast Community Housing (NCCH) Board has announced the succession of its Chairman, effective 30 June 2017. John Stone, the company’s Chairman since July 2005, will be succeeded as Chair by Robyn Hordern, a current non-executive director of…

Tania Mihailuk MP visits North Coast Community Housing

28.08.2017 in Affordable Housing, Blog

North Coast Community Housing welcomed a visit by Tania Mihailuk, MP and NSW Opposition’s Shadow Minister for Family and Community Services, Shadow Minister for Social Housing, Shadow Minister for Mental Health and Shadow Minister for Medical Research. Ms Mihailuk met with CEO John McKenna to…

Rainforest Creek Social Housing to Home Ownership

25.10.2016 in Affordable Housing, Blog

Transitioning from Social Housing to Home Ownership without Moving House A new housing model is in place at Rainforest Creek in Goonellabah . The nine-unit development, built by North Coast Community Housing (NCCH), offers the possibility for social housing tenants to transition to affordable rental…

Over $216,000 for Local Social Housing Community Improvements

25.10.2016 in Blog, Grants & Awards

Neighbourhoods are the big winners with $216,800 in grants to upgrade local sporting facilities, install security lighting and improve wheelchair accessibility under the NSW Government Social Housing Community Improvement Fund (SHCIF) in its second round funding for 2016. “We are thrilled to have won five…

Some useful money management tips

06.07.2016 in Blog

Here’s some videos on managing money from the ASIC’s Money Smart website. Buying a car Aunty B and Uncle Bob explain how to get the best deal on a car and on your loan. Transcript: Buying a car Renting things for the home Aunty B…

Refugee Week 2016

Refugee Week – 19 June to 25 June 2016

19.06.2016 in Blog

Celebrate Refugee Week with us! Refugee Week has been celebrated since 1986. The current theme for Refugee Week is: With courage let us all combine It comes from the second verse of the Australian national anthem, Advance Australia Fair Beneath our radiant Southern Cross, We’ll toil…

Min. Hazzard asked a member of our future generation to unveil the plaque

Minister Brad Hazzard opens NCCH Lismore office

15.06.2016 in Blog

Minister Hazzard Supports Community Housing After 32 years of providing social and affordable housing in the Northern Rivers, North Coast Community Housing has a new home of its own. Several Members of Parliament were on hand for the occasion and the Honourable Brad Hazzard, Minister…

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