Northern Territory Council of Social Service

Directory

A directory for the general public and workers to access up-to-date listing of community sector social services available in the Northern Territory.

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Somerville Community Services is a non-government, not-for-profit youth, family and community welfare organisation. Somerville prioritises and advocates for access to resources that will help disadvantaged Territorians to improve their circumstances and provide essential services to the community.  Somerville’s Financial Counsellors are available to assist with a wide range of finance related issues including money management, general debt and bankruptcy.  They are located in Darwin, Palmerston and Katherine offices but also assist people throughout the Territory.  The number to call for the National Debt Helpline is 1800 007 007.

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Family Dispute Resolution (formerly known as Family Mediation) includes education, information, dispute resolution and group work to help couples who have separated or are in the process of separating, to resolve family, parenting or property issues. These disputes may include parenting arrangements, child support, financial arrangements and property settlement.
It’s still business as usual for us, although we’ve closed our offices to limit the spread of COVID-19. Appointments will be available via phone and video only.
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CatholicCare NT is a not-for-profit organisation, providing counselling services and programs to individuals, couples, families, children groups, schools and agencies across the Northern Territory.
The organisation provides counselling and other support services in Darwin, Palmerston, Katherine, Tennant Creek, Alice Springs, Tiwi, Wadeye, Nauiyu, Jabiru, Maningrida, Nhulunbuy, Yirrkala, Ltyentye Apurte, Finke, Titjikala, Indulkana and Ali Curung.

The Financial Wellbeing and Capability program provides support to vulnerable individuals, families and communities to improve their financial capability, resilience and lifetime wellbeing.

We assist clients with budgeting and managing finances by increasing capability and improving skill development. This includes financial literacy education, information and coaching.

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CatholicCare NT is a not-for-profit organisation, providing counselling services and programs to individuals, couples, families, children groups, schools and agencies across the Northern Territory.

The organisation provides counselling and other support services in Darwin, Palmerston, Katherine, Tennant Creek, Alice Springs, Tiwi, Wadeye, Nauiyu, Jabiru, Maningrida, Nhulunbuy, Yirrkala, Ltyentye Apurte, Finke, Titjikala, Indulkana and Ali Curung.

The Financial Wellbeing and Capability program provides support to vulnerable individuals, families and communities to improve their financial capability, resilience and lifetime wellbeing.

We assist clients with budgeting and managing finances by increasing capability and improving skill development. This includes financial literacy education, information and coaching.

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CatholicCare NT is a not-for-profit organisation, providing counselling services and programs to individuals, couples, families, children groups, schools and agencies across the Northern Territory.

The organisation provides counselling and other support services in Darwin, Palmerston, Katherine, Tennant Creek, Alice Springs, Tiwi, Wadeye, Nauiyu, Jabiru, Maningrida, Nhulunbuy, Yirrkala, Ltyentye Apurte, Finke, Titjikala, Indulkana and Ali Curung.

The Financial Wellbeing and Capability program provides support to vulnerable individuals, families and communities to improve their financial capability, resilience and lifetime wellbeing.

We assist clients with budgeting and managing finances by increasing capability and improving skill development. This includes financial literacy education, information and coaching.

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CatholicCare NT is a not-for-profit organisation, providing counselling services and programs to individuals, couples, families, children groups, schools and agencies across the Northern Territory.

The organisation provides counselling and other support services in Darwin, Palmerston, Katherine, Tennant Creek, Alice Springs, Tiwi, Wadeye, Nauiyu, Jabiru, Maningrida, Nhulunbuy, Yirrkala, Ltyentye Apurte, Finke, Titjikala, Indulkana and Ali Curung.

The Financial Wellbeing and Capability program provides support to vulnerable individuals, families and communities to improve their financial capability, resilience and lifetime wellbeing.

We assist clients with budgeting and managing finances by increasing capability and improving skill development. This includes financial literacy education, information and coaching.

The Gathering Incorporation is a not-for-profit Christian organisation. The Gathering Incorporation is the peak body for the operation of a range of sub-groups and programs. A key sub-group of the Gathering Incorporation is the Baptist Bush Church.

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Migration Support Services

As part of the world-wide Red Cross tracing network, Red Cross tracing in the Northern Territory re-establishes contact between relatives separated as a result of war, conflict or international disaster. Various free-of-charge services are offered, including tracing, the Red Cross message service, family reunion, health & welfare reports and related services. Support is provided to people seeking asylum and living in the Northern Territory while they are awaiting determination of a claim for protection.

Emergency relief is available for any migrant experiencing a crisis, in the form of casework, limited financial assistance and in-kind support. Red Cross provides support and assistance to people who have been trafficked, or who have experienced forced marriage, through the Support to Trafficked People Program. Red Cross also conducts monitoring visits to immigration detention centres in Australia and offshore.

Communities for Children Program

Enables the establishment of community committees in both Palmerston and Tiwi Islands. The committees then allocate funding to a number of local programs to support families and children.

Disaster Response

Operation of the National Registration & Inquiry System

(NRIS) allows concerned relatives to track family members who find themselves caught up in disasters. Australian Red Cross also provides assistance for people affected by emergencies and disasters. Trained staff and volunteers identify those who need counselling & support and provide basic necessities, care and comfort.

First Aid Training

Public courses for First Aid training are available in  Katherine. For all bookings please call 1300 367 428.

Good Start Break

Provides projects that support acfast Clubcess to nutritious food for vulnerable people. Material aid in the form of breakfast is provided at primary schools and secondary schools to ensure children in need receive a good breakfast before study.

Opportunity Shops

Provide financial support to the agency through the sale of second-hand clothing, furniture, household goods & bric-a-brac, all at affordable prices.

Personal Helpers & Mentors Program (PHaMs)

PHaMs works to increase opportunities for recovery in adults and young people 16 years old or over who have severe functional limitations as a result of severe mental illness.

The program is a home-based outreach support service that assists people with gaining access to appropriate & timely support services, development of personal capacity & self reliance and increased community participation.

Telecross

A telephone support service through which volunteers provide contact with people who are isolated because they are aged, frail or have disabilities or other restrictions. Trained volunteers telephone people in their homes at a pre-arranged time each day to check on their wellbeing. If there is no answer after several attempts, appropriate action is taken.

Place Based

Community Development Work in seven locations, with Community Development Officers and Cultural Support Workers assisting the communities to develop solutions and programs that are best for each community. Red Cross is working in Darwin, Galiwinku, Katherine, Daly River, Alice Springs, Tennant Creek and Tiwi Islands.

Save a Mate Our Way (SAM Our Way)

A Youth focused program with a focus on alcohol and other drugs.

Register of Adult Support Persons (RASP)

A youth justice program of volunteers providing support to young people who are being interviewed by police.

Kalano Flexible Care

A 16 bed hostel to cater particularly for the Kalano Community in Katherine.

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