About Us

 

Mission

To provide all participants with equal 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 engage in a happy and caring environment.

Purpose

Vermont South Learning Centre offers programs and services in a friendly environment to meet the needs of the local community. These include adult education, lifestyle & recreational courses, children’s activities, social enterprise café & catering, and room hire.

Training is our core business. As a Learn Local organisation we are able to offer subsidised Adult Education in Information Technology, Literacy and Numeracy including English as a Second Language, and Vocational courses.

Lifestyle classes in Health & Fitness, Art, General Interest and Children’s Activities are also available.

The Centre is purpose built with spacious rooms and facilities for hire at affordable prices by community organisations or individuals for celebrations, meetings, groups and social support programs.

About the Centre

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 Coordinator: Helen Crisp – Monday to Thursday
Receptionist/Room Hire Coordinator/Administration Officer: Maria Patsavouras – Monday to Friday
Payroll/Bookkeeper: Sharyn Dimattina

Enrolments
Enrolments can be made by contacting the Learning Centre via phone (03) 9803 2335 or email info@vslc.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@vslc.org.au to advise of payment via this method. Credit card payments can also be made over the phone.

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 Annual Report 2017.

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