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.
To be the leading regional organisation working with CALD individuals, families and communities, providing services that strengthen and inspire people in an environment that is culturally sensitive and responsive to their needs and goals.
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
Zachary Ekandi - Treasurer
Ewa Korczynski –Secretary
Sania Young - Assistant Treasurer and Secretary
Reverend Nicholas Zervas OAM