Welcome to Hastings Neighbourhood Services Port Macquarie, Lake Cathie & Wauchope
Our Neighbourhood Centres are now closing their doors to appointments and personal visits due to the COVID-19 virus. This measure is in place to ensure the safety of our community and our team of volunteers & staff. We do apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Fortunately we are still able to assist with our food relief program Food Connect and online services. Please read below for details
FOOD CONNECT SERVICES WAUCHOPE - Mondays 9.30 am BREAD ONLY PORT MACQUARIE - Tuesdays & Thursdays 9.30 am LAURIETON, Services Club carpark - Fridays 9.30 am * Our new COVID-19 friendly practices will provide a drive or walk by service, promoting social distancing by avoiding waiting and congregation of people.
FOR URGENT NEED OF ASSISTANCE WITH ELECTRICITY - call 6583 8044 for an online appointment TENANCY MATTERS - contact 1800 777 722 (free call)
If you need information about any other services, or need support or assistance with anything at all we may be able to help: please call us Monday to Thursday 9.00 am till 4.00 pm on 6583 8044
OOSH and VACATION CARE IS STILL OPERATING If you are still working and in need of care for your primary aged children call 6584 2627 for information on how to enrol.
Embracing, Resourcing & Strengthening Communities
We have 4 locations, two in Port Macquarie, one in Wauchope and Lake Cathie. Offering a variety of community services which assist children, young people and families, of all backgrounds to enhance their quality of life and connection to community. Free community programs, information, advocacy, advice and referral are offered.
Information on services relating to health, housing, finances, emergency relief are all available in our free copy of the Community Services Directory
Our helpful staff and volunteers are only too happy to assist with an enquiry you may have.