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Coronavirus (COVID-2019) Information & Resources

10.03.2020 in COVID-19

Coronavirus (COVID-2019) Information & Resources The advice from authorities at the moment when it comes to coronavirus is keep calm and carry on. But there’s a lot of panic out there and a lot of myths. Click here for the ABC’s Dr Norman Swan with…

Byron Shire Council looks at housing above car parks to ease the housing affordability crisis

05.03.2020 in Affordable Housing, Blog, Community, Everybody's Home campaign, Homelessness, Housing & homelessness, Rental stress

CEO John McKenna was interviewed on last night’s edition of PRIME7 News North Coast regarding Byron Shire Council‘s suggestion of affordable & low cost housing above car parks in the Shire to ease the housing affordability crisis. Click here for the link to the news item on PRIME7News…

NCCH turns 36!

26.02.2020 in Blog, Celebrations, Community

NCCH received its Certificate of Incorporation as a public company on Thursday, 23 February 1984. In recognition of NCCH’s 36 years of operation in the northern rivers region in 2020, the staff in each of our offices in Lismore, Tweed and Grafton celebrated the occasion…

RAIN AFFECTING CONTACT WITH OUR TWEED & GRAFTON OFFICES

12.02.2020 in Uncategorized

⛈☔️💧🌧 Due to the current weather conditions in our region, our Tweed and Grafton offices are experiencing issues with their phones and/or computer systems. If you have trouble getting through to either of those offices, you can contact NCCH by calling our Lismore office on…

CEO attends “Planning for Lismore’s Future” community engagement workshop

12.02.2020 in Affordable Housing, Blog, Community, Future planning, Homelessness, Housing & homelessness, Rental stress, Social housing

NCCH’s CEO John McKenna attended one of Lismore City Council’s (LCC) community workshops on Monday 10 February in Nimbin. The workshops are part of LCC’s Planning for Lismore’s Future engagement exercise and are being held around the region throughout February to get feedback for the…

Mature Age Fee Free Scholarships – 35 years and over

17.01.2020 in Uncategorized

SMART AND SKILLED SCHOLARSHIPS From 1 January 2020, TAFE NSW is offering up to 30,000 fee free scholarships for jobseekers aged 35 years and over enrolling in Smart and Skilled Certificate II, III or IV Eligibility To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:…

Vale Margaret Fisher

01.01.2020 in Blog, Community

North Coast Community Housing was saddened to hear the news of Margaret Fisher’s passing on 22 December 2019 at the age of 89. Margaret was a Super Seniors World Tennis Champion and an inspiration to us all of what is achievable in life, well into…

CHANGES TO CENTRELINK PAYMENTS OVER THE HOLIDAY CLOSURE

23.12.2019 in Uncategorized

The Department of Human Services (DHS) said there will be some changes to payments and services over the Christmas and New Year holiday period for Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support customers. All service centres and most phone lines providing Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support service…

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