Neighbourhood Centre Program

The Neighbouhood Centre Program provides a diverse range of support services for the community.

These services Include:

  • Information, Support and referral service to Moranbah Community.
  • Coordinate and facilitate local workshops, forums and meetings.
  • Coordinate and facilitate Moranbah Interagency Group meetings and other regional forums as required.
  • Take a pro-active role in assisting clients to achieve positive outcomes through holistic support services.
  • Community Development and Networking initiatives including Men's Shed Project, Moranbah Youth and Community Hub and more.
  • Volunteer Management, support and referrals for clubs and groups in Moranbah.

Regular Community Development Initiatives Include:

  • New to Moranbah Information Packs
  • New Resident Morning Tea
  • International Women's Day Celebrations
  • Domestic Violence Awareness
  • Christmas Hamper and Gift Appeal

Other Available Services:

  • Telehealth Services
  • Photocopying, Faxing and Laminating
  • STAR Program: Assisting at need students with gaining access to essential education tools.

Our Team:

MDSS Service Coordinator: Anne Meehan
Description of Position: This new position as Service Coordinator is all about keeping the programs and events running and ensuring that we have a professional and responsive service that supports the whole of our community.  Moranbah based Neighbourhood Centre Program is the community development part of MDSS and supports the other programs to reach the whole region.  MDSS is going through a very exciting time with a focus on future planning and expansion of services to our community.
Service Area: MDSS, through its Family Support Program and the new Domestic Violence counselling Service, provides support services from Glenden, Nebo, Coppabella, Dysart, Middlemount, Clermont and Moranbah.

Finance Officer: Terry-Ann Boyd
Description of Position: Provide bookkeeping and payroll services to the Management Committee and Staff
Service Area: Moranbah

Neighbourhood Centre Program and Community Events Evaluation:

Thank you for participating in a Moranbah and District Support Services program.  We are conducting a short survey to find out about your experience and what we might able to do to improve.  Please click on link below to complete our evaluation.

MDSS Program Evaluation Survey