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Mission
To provide participants with opportunities to learn, socialise, gain skills and employment in a friendly and supportive environment

Vision
An inclusive and supportive community where people of all ages can learn and socialise

Purpose
Vermont South Community House offers services in a friendly, supportive environment to meet the needs of the local community. These services consist of provision of training, children’s services, printing, a social enterprise café and room hire.

Training is our core business offered Monday to Friday throughout the day and evening to cater for all ages and abilities. Other classes consist of sharing activities of interest or hobbies/recreational activities for participants to learn, keep fit, relax and socialise, and as a means to meet like- minded people

A comprehensive Children’s Service comprising of Child Care, Pre Kinder, Toy Library and after school programs are available to integrate our younger members into our community.

The House is purpose built and consists of spacious rooms and facilities that can be hired at affordable prices by community organisations and or individuals for celebrations, meetings, interest groups, and social support programs.

About the House

Our office hours are 9am—4pm Monday to Thursday and 9.00am-3.00pm Friday.

Office staff comprise of:
Manager: Dr Sharon Smart (PhD) – Monday to Friday
Program/Room Hire Coordinator: Helen Crisp – Monday to Thursday
Marketing Officer: Nicole Harman – Tuesday & Friday
Receptionist/Administration Officer: Maria Patsavouras – Monday to Friday
Payroll/Bookkeeper: Sharyn Dimattina
Child Care Coordinator: Zohreh Goodarzi
Child Care Staff: Almas Ahmer, Jing Li, Nasrin Karbasi and Mary Ma.

Enrolments
Enrolments can be made by contacting the Community House via phone (03) 9803 2335 or email info@vsch.org.au.
Enrolments are confirmed by payment of course fees via: EFTPOS, credit card, cheque, cash and direct debit using the following bank details (Name: Vermont South Community House BSB: 033 127 Account Number: 133 530. Please add your Surname and Course in the description). Then please email info@vsch.org.au to advise of payment via this method. Credit card payments can also be made over the phone.(A surcharge applies to all credit card payments)

Fees are to be paid IN FULL AT TIME OF ENROLMENT.
If classes are to be cancelled, a full refund will be made.
No refund will be given once a course commences.

Annual Report
Click on this link to view our 2016 Annual Report.

Funding Bodies & Grants
We gratefully acknowledge the support of the following funding bodies:

Adult, Community & Further Education (ACFE – Learn Local)
Department of Education and Training (DET)
City of Whitehorse
Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

Whitehorse Community Houses

Vermont South Community House is one of 10 Houses (in the City of Whitehorse):

Avenue Neighbourhood House @ Eley

9808 2000

Kerrimuir Neighbourhood House

9899 7660

Bennettswood Neighbourhood House

9888 0234

Koonung Cottage Community House

9878 6632

Box Hill South Neighbourhood House

9898 8270

Louise Multicultural Community Centre

9285 4851

Burwood Neighbourhood House

9808 6292

Mitcham Community House

9873 4587

Clota Cottage Neighbourhood House

9899 0062