COVID-19 Service Informationadmin2020-09-04T16:22:06+10:00
PBNC Services, Programs and Activities
(last updated 4 September 2020)
OPERATIONAL ACTIVITIES @ Pottsville Beach Neighbourhood Centre (under a COVID-19 Safety Plan)
Access to all services, programs and activities is at 10B – 12A Elizabeth St, Pottsville. Please note a condition of entry is that you will be screened for COVID-19 risk factors and your contact details and temperature will be recorded by a non-contact laser thermometer.
Please check by phone in relation to the services you require. This includes information about visiting specialist services.
Services, Programs and Activities at PBNC:
Centrelink Agency (face to face) between 8:30am and 1:30pm
Information, Referral and Advocacy Service Open Monday to Friday between 9am to 1:30pm
Child and Family Support Service – Tweed Valley:
Telephone/online contact/face-to-face appointments by special arrangement – contact 0455 911 715 or 0413 879 279
Child and Family activities including:
Toddler Art & Play
Toddler Tunes & Stories
Side by Side (for primary school age participants and their families) – play and social support group for families with children on the autism spectrum – contact 0413 879 279
(NEW) Tweed Coast YouthPlanted Program (an initiative of PBNC, in collaboration with Cabarita Youth Service)
Peer support and coaching – contact 0483 331 857 or 0483 331 896
Side by Side (for secondary school age participants and their families) – contact 0483 331 857 or 0483 331 896
Girls Space – contact 0492 141 601
School holidays activities’ program – contact 0492 141 601
Community Connections (real work experience with a local employer) – contact 0492 141 601
Social enterprise work experience, mentoring and support – contact 0483 331 857 or 0483 331 896
Community projects – contact 0483 331 857 or 0483 331 896
Assisted Referral and Material Aid:
Telephone/online contact/face-to-face appointments by special arrangement
Meal support (frozen takeaway meals or non-perishable food – until stocks last), provided by appointment
Limited face to face appointments
Telephone – contact 02 6676 2277
Technology Tuition and Service Centre:
Open for tuition and public access Monday to Friday 9am to 2pm (with restrictions – limited access to ensure safe physical distancing).
Please call 02 6676 4555 for lesson appointments
Repairs – contact 02 6676 4555 to speak with staff for service description and drop-off and pickup arrangements
Open for public access Monday to Friday 9am to 12.30pm (with restrictions – limited access to ensure safe physical distancing).
Donations: please only donate goods of a high quality.
2nd Hand Furniture and Appliance Store
Open for public access Thursday and Friday 9am to 12.30pm (with restrictions – limited access to ensure safe physical distancing).
New Volunteer Inductions
Please contact volunteer support team on 02 6676 4555 – Monday to Friday 9am to 1.30pm
Trash n Treasure Stalls
2nd hand books and bric-a-brac – every Wednesday morning 9am to 12.30pm
By arrangement with lead gardener. Call the volunteer support team on 02 6676 4555
SUSPENDED ACTIVITIES due to COVID-19 risks
The following activities have been suspended until further notice