Department of Social Services

Department of Family & Community Services
Department of Justice – Victims Services

YWCA Murwillumbah Communities for Children

Social Futures

3 Sea Cafe
Banora Point High School
Ballina Liquor Accord
Bilambil Village Post Office
Bilambil Heights Top Shop
Byron Gourmet Food & Coffee
Cabarita Chemist
CWA Murwilumbah
Ganggalah Church
Geoffrey Appleby
Green Garage
Ground Control
Ivory Hotel
Kingscliff Beach Sports Club
Kingscliff Pool Competition
Lions Club – Ballina
Live Love Learn foundation
Mat and Mates
My House
Mitchell James
Murwillumbah Farmers Market
Nudge Nudge Wink Wink
Quota – Alstonville/Wollongbar
Raine and Horne Banora Point
Rotary Club Murwillumbah
Salvation Army
Scope – Ballina
Seaside Shelter
Sphinx Rock Café
Surf Dive and Ski
The Larder
Tweed Mall
Tweed Mall Newsagent
Tweed Wildflower Society

During 2016-17 we communicated, coordinated, collaborated and created with:

Ability Inc
Australian Government Department of Human Services
Ballina Aboriginal Child & Family Centre
Ballina Byron Family Day Care
Ballina Early Intervention
Ballina Presbyterian Church
Ballina Shire Council
Ballina Youth Service
Ballina-Byron Family Day Care
Banora Point Community Centre
Brighter Futures
Byron Bay Community Centre
Byron Youth Service
Byron Shire Council – Intergenerational Playgroup, Youth Activities, Indigenous activities etc
Carers NSW
Caldera Farmers Markets
Commonwealth Respite Carelink Centre
Community Options
Connecting Home – Social Futures
Connect Northern Rivers
DVCAS – Women’s Court Support
Early Childhood Services
Early Intervention Centre
Ellen Barron
ETC – Training Centre
Family Referral Service
Gateway Community Programs
Gold Coast Volunteering
Heartfelt House
Hope Haven
Housing NSW
Interrelate Relationship Centre & Mentoring Program
It Takes a Town – Thrive 2484
Juvenile Justice
Kindergarten Union – Inclusion Support
Legal Aid
Lismore Family Support
Lismore Neighbourhood Centre
Men & Family Centre
Mullumbimby Neighbourhood Centre
Mullumbimby Women’s Resource Centre
Murwillumbah Community Centre
Murwillumbah Community Men’s Shed
Murwillumbah Uniting Care
New Access
North Byron Farmers Market
New Horizons
North Coast Primary Health Network
Northcott Disability Service
Northern Coast Community Housing
Northern NSW Local Health District
Northern Rivers Community Legal Centre
Northern Rivers Family Day Care
Northern Rivers In Home Care
NORTEC Job Network
NORTEC Volunteering
NSW Department Education & Training
NSW Department of Family and Community Services
NSW Department of Corrective Services – Probation and Parole
NSW Justice – Victims Services

NSW Health, Northern NSW Local Health District – Aboriginal Liaison,  Bulgawena Aboriginal Health Service, Bullinah Aboriginal Health Service, Cannabis Clinic, C&FHN,  Child & Family, Child Counselling, Childbirth and Early Parent Education, Child Protection Worker, Community Health, Community Mental Health, Day Stay Service, Dental Program,  Early Childhood , Midwife program,  MUMS Program, Paediatricians, PANOC, Sexual Assault Counselling Service, Sexual Health–Clinic 145, Social Work Team,  Sustaining Families, Tweed Hospital, Tweed Valley Drug and Alcohol , Tweed Valley Clinic, Women’s Health, Women’s Care Unit, Whole of Family Team, Youth and Family Mental Health.

NSW Police Force – Aboriginal Liaison, Domestic Violence Liaison, Youth Liaison
OTCP (On Track Community Programs) – DV Support, Community Housing, Housing and Homelessness Program, Indigenous Drug and Alcohol, Clear Minds
Partners In Recovery
Pottsville Neighbourhood Centre
Shaping Outcomes (disability support service)
Social Futures (NRSDC) – FRS, Connecting Home, Reconnect, Belonging Project, RFS
Southern Cross University
Sphinx Rocks Cafe
St Vincent de Paul – Fred’s Place
TAFE North Coast
The Buttery
Therapy Connect
TURSA – Work for the Dole
Tweed Byron Ballina Community Transport
Tweed Heads Community Men’s Shed Inc
Tweed Heads Police Citizen Youth Club (PCYC)
Tweed Shire Council – Aboriginal Community Officer, Youth, Aged & Disability Development Officer, Vacation Care and other Vacation Care
Tweed, Byron, Ballina Community Transport
Womens Resource Service

During 2016-17 we provided courses and collaborated with:

Alstonville, Ballina, Banora Point, Byron Bay, Hare Krishna, Kingscliff, Mullumbimby, Murwillumbah, Tweed River, St Frances Xavier, Wollumbin

During 2016-17 we provided courses and collaborated with the following Primary Schools:

Alstonville, Ballina, Biala, Bilambil, Byron Bay, Byron Community, Brunswick Heads, Centaur, Chillingham, Cudgen, Crystal Creek, Duranbah, Fingal, Murwillumbah East, Pottsville, Southern cross, Stokers Siding, Terranora, Tweed Heads, Tweed Heads South, Uki, Wardell, Wollongbar

During 2016-17 we collaborated with and/or provided courses at the following Children’s Services:

Ballina Byron Family Day Care
Coogera Preschool
Freckles Long Day Care Centre
Goodstart Preschool
Gumnut Community Preschool
Guyahn Playgroup
Kunghur Community Preschool
Lennox Community Preschool
Mt Warning Community Preschool
Murwillumbah Uniting Care
Northern Rivers Family Daycare
Ocean Shores Preschool
Off Spring Long Day Care Centre
Possums Early Education Centre
Rainbow Children’s Centre
Rosellas Community Preschool
Seeds Early Learning Centre
Tyalgum Community Preschool
Wollongbar Community Preschool

NAIDOC Sports day (Tweed), Salt Water Day (Fingal), NAIDOC Street March (Tweed/Ballina/Byron), NAIDOC Jarjums sports Day (Ballina), Corroboree in the park (Byron), NAIDOC celebrations in the park (Mullumbimby), Kingscliff High School Wellbeing Expo, Murwillumbah Knox Park Adventure Day, Child Protection Week Family Breakfast (Ballina), Murwillumbah Farmers Markets, Homelessness Connect (Tweed), Mullumbimby Farmers Markets, White Ribbon Day, Mamma and Me (Mullumbimby), Youth Week (Ballina), Momentum Festival (Pottsville), Kinship festival (Murwillumbah), Celebrating Families (Ballina), Celebrating Families (Byron), Men’s Health Week, Youth Homelessness Matters

The Family Centre works with our partners in many different ways  to develop and implement projects in the community.

Community Initiatives