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Northern Rivers Social Development Council

Welcome to the website of the NRSDC – Northern Rivers Social Development Council, a community-based not-for-profit organisation that promotes fairness and social inclusion in the Northern Rivers region of NSW.

Our vision is … stronger lives, thriving communities.

NRSDC works to achieve social justice in regional Australia by making a difference in people’s lives; offering support to take control and live well.


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Latest NRSDC News

Entries Open for Young Songwriters Comp

The annual Lismore Young Songwriter of the Year competition is about to get rolling with entries for this year’s competition closing on 20th March 2016. A partnership between Northern Rivers Social Development Council and Headspace and with thanks to grant funding... read more

NCOSS Procurement and Commissioning Consultation

On Thursday 4th February NCOSS, sponsored by FACS and with local hosts NRSDC, is holding a consultation session in Lismore to hear from local services about what you believe is an effective and fair framework for procuring services. FACS is developing a new... read more

Training Alert: Mental Health First Aid – 2 day Workshop

March 1st & 2nd  @ 9.00am – 3.30pm YWCA Goonellabah. The 2-day, 12-hour Mental Health First Aid course teaches adults (18 years and over) how to provide initial support to adults who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis. The... read more