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 where diversity defines and nourishes us.
To support and inspire culturally diverse people and communities to overcome barriers and thrive.
"NSS Strategic Plan 2021-2025"
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
Sandra Feltham – Vice Chair, Secretary
Alexander Seccombe - Treasurer
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