Service Finders & Interagencies

Interagencies, Networks and Forums are important sources of sharing information and developing professional networks. This list has been developed to help community services workers make contact with the interagencies, networks and forums in the Illawarra and Shoalhaven which are relevant to their work. If the details of your interagency are not up to date, please contact the Illawarra Forum on 02 4256 4333.

Illawarra and Shellharbour

Aging Carers Network
Meets quarterly in Wollongong
Phone: 02 4220 8702

Community Care Collective
(Aged, disability, consumer, government)
Meets quarterly in Dapto
Phone: 02 4256 4333
info@illawarraforum.org.au

Community Drug and Alcohol Team (Shellharbour and Kiama)
Meet bi-monthly
Phone: 0408 217 127
nknc@hotmail.com

Illawarra Dementia Network
Meets bi-monthly in Port Kembla
Phone: 02 4275 5209
dianne.zisis@arv.org.au

Illawarra Food Forum
(Meals on Wheels)
Meets bi-monthly in Dapto/Kiama
Phone: 02 4422 5111
nsmeals@bigpond.com

Illawarra Refugee Issues Forum
Meets bi-monthly in Wollongong
joseph.bol@navitas.com

Illawarra Interagency
Open to all community organisations.
Meets bi-monthly in Shellharbour
Phone: 02 4221 6170
illawarrainteragency@shellharbour.nsw.gov.au

Illawarra Families NSW Child + Family Networks (Early Intervention and Prevention Focus – 0-8 years)
Wollongong / Shellharbour / Kiama
Meets Bimonthly, venues rotate
Phone: 0411 654 103
tmcinnes@anglicare.org.au

Illawarra Aboriginal Community Based Working Group (IACBWG)
Meets monthly. Meeting venue rotates
Phone: 02 4221 6919
Rodney.cook@network.pmc.gov.au

Illawarra Aboriginal Disability Access Group (IADAG)
Meets monthly in Shellharbour
iadag@illawarraforum.org.au

Illawarra Committee Against Domestic Violence
Meets monthly in Wollongong
Phone: 02 4228 1499
wwis@wwis.org.au

Illawarra Neighbourhood Centre Forum
Meets bi-monthly. Meeting venue rotates
Phone: 02 4256 4404
trnai@southernphone.com.au

Illawarra Social Housing Forum
Meets bi-monthly in Wollongong
Phone: 02 4224 5772 
nina.knott@facs.nsw.gov.au

Illawarra Intellectual/Developmental Disability and Mental Health Network
Wollongong
Click here to search and register for this interagency

Mental Health Partnership Network
Meets monthly
Wollongong
nicolle.richards@richmondpra.org.au

Parents Services Interagency
Meets quarterly in Shellharbour
Phone: 02 4221 6170 Shellharbour City Council
www.shellharbourkids.com.au

Regional Community Home Support Forum
Meet quarterly
Phone: 02 4256 4333
jane@illawarraforum.org.au

Respite and Carer Support Forum
Meets bi-monthly in Shellharbour
Phone: 02 4295 5532

Southern Suburbs Taskforce
Meets monthly. Meeting venue rotates
Phone: 02 4276 4775
southernsuburbstaskforce@yahoo.com.au

Shellharbour Youth Network
Meets bi-monthly in Shellharbour
Phone: 02 4295 3820 Shellharbour City Council
nick.higgins@shellharbour.nsw.gov.au

Wollongong Youth Network
Meets quaterly in Wollongong
Phone: 02 4227 8222
youthservices@wollongong.nsw.gov.au

Wollongong Home and Community Support Network
Meets bi-monthly in Wollongong
Phone: 02 4227 7184
sleussink@wollongong.nsw.gov.au

Wollongong Mental Health Network
An open network, coordinated by local nurse. The interdisciplinary group meets bi-monthly.
Click here to search and register for this interagency

Shoalhaven

Antipoverty Committee
Meets bi-monthly in Nowra
Phone: 02 4422 1299
community@sns.org.au

Community Drug and Alcohol Team (Shoalhaven)
Meets monthly in Ulladulla
Phone: 02 4454 0477
coordinator@ulladullacrc.org.au

East Nowra Forum
Meets as needed in East Nowra Neighbourhood Centre
Phone: 02 4422 1299
community@sns.org.au

Homelessness Interagency
Meets monthly in Nowra
Phone: 02 4421 5077
manager@sns.org.au

Milton/ Ulladulla or Southern Shoalhaven Interagency
Meets monthly in Ulladulla
Phone: 02 4454 0477
coordinator@ulladullacrc.org.au

Shoalhaven Families NSW Child + Family Networks (Early Intervention and Prevention Focus – 0-8 yrs)
Meets bimonthly venue rotates
Phone: 0411 654 103
tmcinnes@anglicare.org.au

Shoalhaven Aged Care Network
Meets bimonthly in Nowra
Phone: 02 4429 3411
helen.waterhouse@shoalhaven.nsw.au

Shoalhaven Neighbourhood Centres Forum
Meets as needed
Phone: 02 4421 5077
manager@sns.org.au

Shoalhaven Safer Communities Aboriginal Partnership [SSCAP]
Meets monthly in Nowra
Phone: 02 4421 4581
sscapcoord@healthycitiesshoalhaven.org.au

Shoalhaven Aboriginal Network of Disability Services (SANDS)
Meets monthly, venue changes.
Contact: SANDS Group on HSNet at http://www.hsnet.nsw.gov.au/Group_Home.aspx?grpID=1063

Shoalhaven Domestic Violence Committee
Meets monthly in Nowra
Phone: 02 4422 9529

Shoalhaven Youth Development Group
Meets monthly in Nowra
Phone: 02 4423 1784

Shoalhaven Disability Forum
Meets monthly in Nowra
Melissa.Andrews@shoalhaven.nsw.gov.au