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Get Involved.


We are fortunate to have some very passionate and committed volunteers.


Perhaps you’d like to join them and make a difference in your local community?

Join Our Committee.

West Footscray Neighbourhood House is governed by a Committee of Governance made up of people who live in our local community. Being on the committee is a voluntary role.

West Footscray Neighbourhood House is committed to community ownership and civic participation and is considered an exemplar for the community development work we undertake.

The Committee of Governance:

  • Establishes the mission and vision

  • Identifies the organisation’s core values

  • Defines the organisation’s programs and services

  • Obtains needed resources and community support

  • Provides financial oversight and ensures the organisation meets its legal and financial requirements

  • Develops appropriate risk management practices

  • Selects leaders for management positions



The committee meets one evening a month.

How to Apply

To express your interest in joining the committee, please send an email to A current committee member will be in touch to talk about your application a bit more and invite you to observe a meeting. If you need support to apply or have any questions please contact us.

Become a Member.

Becoming a member is a great way to become more involved and support our services and  programs. 


Membership costs $7 per year and we will send you an invoice. You will be able to pay by direct deposit or over the phone.

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