Community Services | Community & Cultural Development
Gosford City Council's Community & Cultural Development Home Page
Belonging to Gosford means living in an inclusive community that responds to the needs of all its people.
What is Community & Cultural Development?
Community & Cultural Development is the process or effort of building community capacity on a local level with emphasis on forging and strengthening social ties, building economy, and developing the not for profit sector.
Community Capacity combines building people's commitment and skills to build on strengths within the community to address problems and react to potential opportunities.
This is achieved by:
This work is supported by comprehensive social planning process incorporating research, community engagement and stakeholders.
Manager - Community & Cultural Development Section
Coordinates and manages the Community & Cultural Development Section.
Manager position held by
- Sue Verhoek- firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant to Manager
Office Administrator - Community & Cultural Development Section
Assists in coordination and management of the Community & Cultural Development Section.
- Alison Amos - email@example.com
Team Leader Community & Cultural Development
Coordinates and manages the Community & Cultural Development Team
- Ainslie Whitburn - firstname.lastname@example.org
Team Leader - Child & Family Services
Coordinates and manages the Child & Family Services Team.
- Kylie Payne - email@example.com
Team Leader - Youth & Seniors Services
Coordinates and manages the Youth & Seniors Services Team, Youth Council, Central Coast Youth Interagency and the Public Spaces Project.
Fiona Morrison - firstname.lastname@example.org
Council Child Care Centres
|Child Care Centre||Director||Email Contact||Contact Phone|
|James Mitchell Care and Learning Centre||Ashleigh Waughemail@example.com||(02) 4324 1252|
|Kariong Child Care Centre||Renee Podmorefirstname.lastname@example.org||(02) 4340 1823|
|Niagara Park Childrens Centre||Debbie Andrewsemail@example.com||(02) 4328 5485|
|Papalya Childrens Centre||Jenni Wallingtonfirstname.lastname@example.org||(02) 4367 6160|
|Terrigal Childrens Centre||Beverley Boysemail@example.com||(02) 4385 1088|
|Umina Child Care Centre||Sandra Luxfordfirstname.lastname@example.org||(02) 4342 3633|
Youth Centres & Agencies
|Youth Centres||Centre Coordinators||Email Contact||Contact Phone|
|The Hub - Erina Youth & Entertainment Centre||Steve Kneeemail@example.com||(02) 43047104|
|Yirang - Kincumber Youth Centre||Haley Burgessfirstname.lastname@example.org||(02) 43695633|
|The Hill - Kariong Youth Centre||Michelle Tildenemail@example.com||(02) 43047039|
|Youth Agencies||Email Contact||Website|
|Youth Council||Youth.Council@gosford.nsw.gov.au||Youth Council Facebook Page|
|Central Coast Youth Interagency||CCYI@gosford.nsw.gov.au||Central Coast Youth Interagency|
|Public Spaces Project||Youth.Services@gosford.nsw.gov.au|
50+ Leisure & Learning Centres
50+ Leisure & Learning Services Co-ordinator
Community & Cultural Development Officers
|Aboriginal Development Officer||Provides support, resources and advocacy for Aboriginal communities in Gosford.||Keith Hall
|Community Facilities Development Officer||Partners with the community to ensure that community facilities are strategically planned, equitable, accessible and coordinated.||Elizabeth Ambler
|HACC Development Officer||Provide support and assistance to home and community care services.||Jodi Livesley
|Community Development Officer - Grants||Support, resource and develop communities in Gosford through the implementation of Council's community grants scheme.||Sharon Moore firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Co-ordinator 50+ Leisure & Learning Centres||Coordinates the Ettalong and Gosford 50+ Leisure & Learning Centres.||Rhondda Gibson
|Access & Equity Officer||Provides support, resources and advocacy for people with disabilities in Gosford.
(Tuesday and Wednesday).
|Disability Access Officer||Provides support, resources and advocacy for people with disabilities in Gosford.
(Wednesday, Thursday and Friday).
|Cultural Development Officer||Provides support, resources and advocacy for cultural communities in Gosford.||Elio Gatti
|HACC Training Supervisor||To co-ordinate training opportunies to assist HACC services implement quality service provision.||Janette Robinson
|HACC Training Administrator||Administration assistance to HACC Training Project.||Melinda Dawson
|Herritage Program Coordinator||Coordination of Heritage Programs.||