Chairperson: Angela Collier-Gioulekas
Secretary: Stuart Polwarth
Treasurer: Elisabeth Ta
General Board Members: Claire Martin, Preet Toki, Kate Lamont, Jalaja Balakrishna, and Patricia Clive
You can view their profile here
General Manager: Joe Cassar
Administration Officer: Huma Mittro
Admin Support: Rachel Currao
Community Development/Programs Coordinator: Jodie Swan
Youth Programs Consultant: Campbell Rider
Youth Facilitator: Cosmo Polke
Finance Officer: Alfina Astuto
513 Bus from Glenroy to Eltham (via Coburg)
561 Bus from Pascoe Vale to Macleod (via La Trobe University)
Pascoe Vale Train Station
Parking lot onsite with ample space and disability parking available.
The operation of Sussex Neighbourhood House is run on a day-to-day basis by paid employees, contractors and volunteers.
If you would like to Volunteer with Sussex Neighbourhood House, a Volunteer Application Form can be filled out here.
Enquire about positions vacant and opportunities at Sussex Neighbourhood House by contacting us.
Becoming a member is a great way to support the ongoing future of Sussex Neighbourhood House.
Membership is about becoming a part of the Sussex Neighbourhood House community and entitles you to many benefits including:
Membership to Sussex Neighbourhood House is applied and paid for on an annual calendar basis.
Current membership is $7 per year and you can download the 2024 Membership Form
Check our Statement of Aims below the committee section and read our Constitution.
Sussex Neighbourhood House Inc. is a not-for-profit, incorporated organisation, governed by a constitution and managed by a volunteer committee of governance.
The Committee of Governance is elected by Sussex Neighbourhood House members at the Annual General Meeting in October each year.
The Committee meets every third Tuesday of the Month and is guided by our CONSTITUTION.
CoG guidance provides information on joining the local Committee of Governance.
If you are interested in becoming a committee member please contact the Chairperson or email us at email@example.com.
New Committee of Governance Members can join throughout the year.
You can view the Committee profile here
The SNH Committee of Governance consists of a group of committed and passionate local people, who volunteer their time to govern the Neighbourhood House.
Eligibility to be elected or appointed as a committee member:
Must be a Member of SNH (Membership Form) and pay $7; and
What does the Committee of Governance do?
The Committee governs SNH Inc. and sets its overall strategic direction, mission and values. It is accountable for all matters pertaining to SNH and is responsible for monitoring financial and organisational viability and compliance with all legal obligations. We are guided by our Constitution.
Committee Members attend monthly meetings and actively contribute to the collective decision-making of the Board to further the interest of SNH and oversee the work of paid employees, volunteers and programs of the House.
We are looking for new Board Members!
We are looking for NEW board members to join our team and ensure the sustainability of the organisation, with a variety of professional skills and/or local knowledge.
Download CoG Recruitment Information here
Members can download the Committee of Governance Nomination form here
Please contact us if you require the CoG Nomination form in MS Word format.
We welcome members who will bring to our CoG diversity of age, cultural and linguistic background including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, religion, sexuality, ability and life experiences.
How do I go about it?
If you are interested in nominating for our board, please submit an expression of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name and contact details. We will contact you with the information and documentation you need to join our board.
How do I become a Member?
You will need to make a payment of $7 into our bank account as follows:
ACCOUNT NAME: Sussex Neighbourhood House Inc.
BSB: 013 270
ACCOUNT NO: 308 234 639
REF: (Your Name + Membership)
IMPORTANT: Please email payment confirmation to email@example.com together with the 2024 Membership Form.
Sussex NH statement of aims states our commitment to the following
If you think these statements align with your values, please download our membership form and become a part of our community today.
For more information, please contact us.