Reopening 1st February 2021
Welcome to Bennettswood Neighbourhood House. The Term 1 program is here on our website so check it out for details of classes and social activities. Things can change quickly during this unusual time so please follow us on Facebook for the latest updates and information. Classes may be presented onsite (in person) or on Zoom. Office hours may vary but our core hours are: Monday – Wednesday 9am – 3:30pm, Thursday 10am – 2:30pm, Friday – currently closed with some off-site social activities. The House is available for hire.
Stay safe and be kind.
Our vision is to be a friendly neighbourhood house where a diverse community has opportunities to develop supportive social connections through participation and community engagement.
Bennettswood Neighbourhood House has enacted a Covid Safe Plan. If you are unwell you are advised to get tested immediately and isolate while awaiting your test result. You may return to the House when you have received a negative test result and you are completely well. Do not enter the House if you have any cold or flu-like symptoms (however mild). Thank you for keeping our staff and community safe.
Click on the image below for Department of Health Coronavirus information.
Semester 1 2021
Monday 1st February – Thursday 30th April (closed 8th March)
Monday 19th April – Thursday 24th June (closed 26th Apr & 14th June)
7 Greenwood Street
Phone: 9888 0234
The House receives partial funding from the Victorian Government Neighbourhood House Coordination Program and the City of Whitehorse Community Partnerships Program. Grants are supplemented by participant fees, rental income and other grants and donations.
We would like to thank the Victorian Government, Australian Government and City of Whitehorse for additional COVID-19 grants and support.
Acknowledgement of Country
Bennettswood Neighbourhood House staff, participants and Committee of Management acknowledge that the activities undertaken at Bennettswood Neighbourhood House occur on the traditional lands of the Warundjeri-baluk people and we pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.