Members

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:

  1. 10% discount on most programs for members
  2. As a member you are entitled to vote at general and special meetings
  3. You can also nominate other members for election to the Committee of Management at the Annual General meeting

Membership to Sussex Neighbourhood House is applied and paid for on an annual calendar basis. Current membership is $5 per year and you can download the 2017 Membership Form

Sussex NH statement of aims states out commitment to the following

  1. To encourage the local residents to become more fully involved in community life and develop their own responses and solutions to issues and problems which affect their own community.

  2. To reduce the social isolation of individuals and groups within the community.

  3. To facilitate and encourage the development of personal neighbourhood networks.

  4. To provide resources, information and personal support to people within the community.

  5. To address social inequalities and increase life opportunities for people who are disadvantaged, upholding the principles of equality, access, participation and social justice for all the community, irrespective of religion, ethnicity, race, gender, age, disability and socio-economic status.

  6. To initiate, organise, sponsor or encourage social, recreation and education activities, seminars, information sessions, workshops and similar activities among all members of the community.

If you think these statements align with your ideas, please download our membership form and become a part of our community today.

For more details about the running of Sussex Neighbourhood house, you can access our draft CONSTITUTION.