Neighbourhood Houses strategic partnership agreement


The purpose of the Neighbourhood Houses strategic partnership agreement (PDF 498KB) is to

  • create a Community of Practice between the parties to the Agreement to facilitate peer to peer professional development, share resources, knowledge and experiences
  • raise the profile of Neighbourhood Houses/Community Centres in Brimbank through joint marketing and collaborative projects and programming
  • explore and develop opportunities for collaborative projects to create collective impact in social issues in the Brimbank community
  • be a strong and effective advocate to influence positive change in the communities and the sector
  • build capacity and strengthen communities and individuals through self-determined action and access to lifelong learning, health, wellbeing, environmental sustainability and social inclusion opportunities
  • advocate jointly for an increase in resources, investment and other opportunities in Brimbank.

The agreement is between non-Council managed Houses/Community Centres

  • CommUnity Plus
  • Duke Street Community House
  • Kororoit Creek Neighbourhood House Association
  • St Albans Community Youth Club (the Tin Shed).

And Brimbank City Council managed Houses/Community Centres

  • Cairnlea Community Hub
  • Delahey Community Centre
  • Hunt Club Community and Arts Centre
  • Sydenham Neighbourhood House (and Keilor Neighbourhood House Programming Rooms)
  • West Sunshine Community Centre
  • Westvale Community Centre.

The Neighbourhood House strategic partnership agreement and action plan (PDF 820KB) provides direction for joint activities.


Last updated: 6 February 2024 - 3:41pm