About Us

At Shoalhaven Neighbourhood Services we understand the local community and we are dedicated to contributing to building a resilient, connected, caring and vibrant community.

Our range of services are inclusive and we work together with individuals, families and communities to achieve their goals.

For more than 40 years we have designed and delivered a range of services in the Shoalhaven which have become independently recognised through accreditation processes. Our dedicated team of staff, volunteers and committee members are passionate, highly committed, reliable and take pride in delivering quality services in our community.


Stronger Connections

Aged Care Services

We provide social support to people over 65 and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders over 50, who need low-level assistance to continue living independently in the community.

Our services are designed to meet your needs and will assist you to improve your health and well-being and may include accompanying you with shopping, home visits and/or helping you connect with your community.

Staff and Volunteers

Our team members are committed to providing quality services which meet your needs and may include accompanying you with shopping, home visits and/or helping you connect with your community.

We encourage anyone passionate about their community to join our wonderful team of volunteers, become a member or access our services. There are so many opportunities to get involved and make a difference!

NDIS Services

We are able to provide services to people with an approved NDIS plan. Our services are tailored to meet your needs and help you achieve your NDIS dreams and goals. They include  social and community participation, group activities and helping you learn new skills in a variety of areas in your life.


Stronger Communities

Community Services

We offer a wide range of social, training and support activities out of our two Neighbourhood Centres which help community members learn new skills, run their own group or project or participate more fully in their community.

The Neighbourhood Centres are also a local resource for people to access computers, internet, photocopying services, showers, meeting rooms, book swap libraries and drop in information and referral services and supports.

Our Community Services team also work with partners to organise and run events which connect people.

Our Team

Our Office Team Maxine Edwards, Manager Maxine is the Manager for Shoalhaven Neighbourhood Services Inc. Maxine leads the team to provide flexible opportunities to communities

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Our History

Shoalhaven Neighbourhood Services was initially established as the Shoalhaven Information and Aid Centre and commenced operation in early 1977 from a Council Cottage at 7

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