This webpage contains information from the community for the Singleton Interagency and is used to keep the Singleton Interagency Members informed about events, projects and services within the Singleton Local Government Area.
While reasonable care has been taken to ensure that the content is accurate, Singleton Council does not accept responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of content. Please contact the original source of information stated in the listings or on the flyers to confirm the information and for further details.
The Singleton Interagency is a group of community organisations and agencies which deliver services in this region. The group meets regularly at 1pm on the second Wednesday of every second month.
Singleton Interagency Meeting
11th October 2017, 1.00pm - 3.00pm.
Singleton Library, Queen Street, Singleton
Upper Hunter Youth Service: Keep Calm and
Free morning tea for parents who struggle to communicate with their
Singleton Youth Venue, 1 September 2017 from 11am-12.30pm. Click here for more information.
Upper Hunter Youth Service, Muswellbrook on 29 August 2017 from 10.30am-12pm.
Click here for more information.
One Door Mental Health: Assisting Families
4x4hr sessions beginning Monday, 18 September 2017 from 10am-2pm. For family
and carers of someone living with a mental health challenge. Click here for
East Maitland Counselling and Mediation: Workshop for separated parents with children 0-4 years
East Maitland Counselling and Mediation (EMCM) is interested to hear from
organisations which can make a venue for their workshop in Singleton available.
Violence Response Training for health, allied health and community frontline
workers. Singleton Neighbourhood Centre, 9 & 10 November 2017. Click here for more information.
Counselling Service for youth
Service for youth aged 10-18 years: self-referral or referral by parents,
teachers, carers or service providers. Referral form. For more information contact Michelle Burns at Upper
Upper Hunter Mental Health Services List and Drug and
Upper Hunter Mental Health Interagency has put together the Upper Hunter Mental
Health Service list and the Drug Alcohol Services list.
APM employment Services
APM runs a youth employment service for people
aged 15-24 years who are unemployed or casually employed and seek more hours or
security with a job. For further requirements see
“Set them on the right path" flyer and the “Nor sure of
your next step” flyer. Referral form. For further details contact Vicki Eastwell, ph: 0429 862
Samaritans, EWON and Hunter Water: Bring Your Bills Day in Cessnock
If you have missed out on the Bring your Bills Day in Singleton in July, there
will be a Bring your Bills Day in Cessnock: Samaritans, 198 Vincent Street,
Cessnock, 14 September 2017 from 9am to 3pm. Click here for more information.
2018 Seniors’ Festival Grant Program
Category 1 & 2 are open to the non-for-profit sector. For more
information see attached funding guidelines and go to: http://www.nswseniorsfestival.com.au/events/grants
Applications close on 8 September 2017.
Information, Linkages and Capacity Building - NDIS
The National Readiness Grants Round 2 closes on 29 September 2017. For more information go to: https://www.ndis.gov.au/communities/ilc-home/key-ilc-documents.html and https://www.ndis.gov.au/communities/nr-grants.html
Challenge Community Services: Picnic Day at Maitland Park
Challenge Community Services invites all services and agencies to
join their monthly Picnic Day at Maitland Park on the 1st Thursday of every
month. This is a good opportunity to come and meet new friends and socialise
with new people. For more information see flyer.
Upper Hunter Perinatel Anxiety & Depression Support Group
The group is run by community members who understand through personal
experience. Every second Friday of the month in Scone and Muswellbrook. For
more information, call Shannon: 0439 156 645 (Muswellbrook); Katrina: 0411 587
655 (Scone). See flyer for more
HNECC Health Literacy Guide
Hunter New England Central Coast Primary Health Network has published a health literacy guide.
Guidelines for the Domestic and family Violence sector in NSW
Violence NSW has published the guidelines to provide good practice direction.
Hunter Network of Practice e-Newsletter
Information and training opportunities for the family workers sector.
Energy and Water Ombudsman NSW
E-Newsletter with sector information and energy saving tips and rebates.
The nominations for the NSW Grandparent of Year
are open now. The nominations close on 2 October 2017.
Upper Hunter Mental Health Interagency
The Upper Hunter Mental Health Interagency would like to hear from workers who currently provide services to people with mental health conditions as part of their day to day work and are interested in taking part in a Certificate IV in Mental Health course. Click here for more information about the course.
The Office of the Children's
Guardian: Safe series workshop
Office of the Children’s Guardian will provide a training session for workers
working with children 2-6 years about 4 books containing protective behaviour
messages. The participants of the course will receive the books for free. See
emails below for more details. The training will take place in Singleton on 20
September 2017. Click here for more information.