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.
A connected community in which diversity defines and nourishes us.
To support and inspire culturally diverse people and communities to overcome barriers and thrive.
NSS is led by CEO 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:
Jon Chin – Chair
Ewa Korczynski – Vice Chair
Alexander Seccombe - Treasurer
Sandra Feltham - Secretary
Our Management Team
Sharon Daishe - CEO
Richard Hanson - Manager Finance
Andrew Tuck - Executive Officer
Debbie Carstens - Manager Settlement and Communities
Pet Kelly - Manager Multicultural Families
Toni Gemmell - Executive Manager Aged Care
Stuart McCarthy - Manager Aged Care