Introducing Northern Settlement Services Ltd

Northern Settlement Services was established in Newcastle in 1981 as a Migrant Resource Centre by the Federal Government, to assist migrants & refugees in their settlement into Australian life. Northern Settlement Services Ltd (NSS) is an entirely independent not for profit organisation providing a range of services in the areas of settlement, aged care, youth and vulnerable families across the Hunter, Central Coast and New England regions of NSW.

 "Our Mission"

To facilitate the successful integration of individuals and communities of non -English speaking background, into Australian life, in an environment sensitive and responsive to their needs.

Our Board

NSS is led by CEO Lulu Tantos with the support of a nine member Board.Board members are drawn from NSS’s membership base with elections held each year at an Annual General Meeting.The Board members bring a depth of experience from the community and corporate sectors.The Board comprises:

Geertrude Mills-Evers AM – Chair

Jon Chin – Vice Chair

Christine Jordan – Treasurer and Public Officer

Ewa Korczynski –Secretary

Sania Young

Reverend Nicholas Zervas OAM

Zachary Ekandi

Anna Marendy

Zoran Vasiljevic