Community Groups

SLAC team provide support to community groups and encourage community development.

  • Line dancing social group – classes every Wednesday, 9.30am – 11.30am, $5 per class.
  • New Stars Association Inc.
  • Italian Elderly Citizens Club
  • Mandarin Support Network
  • Springvale Ballroom Dancing Club
  • Vietnamese Performing Arts Centre
  • Melbourne Asian Basketball Association
  • Southern Migrant and Refugee Centre
  • Springvale Neighbourhood House
  • Eritrean South Eastern Group and Al-Fajar Sunday School
  • Social Badminton Group
  • Taek Wondo School
  • Training workshops for community groups

We developed a series of two-hour training workshops for local community groups interested in continuous improvement in their governance, management and community development practices. Groups can request one workshop, the full series of workshops or a combination of two or workshops.

Mentoring assistance will be provided to community groups willing to implement relevant continuous improvement plans.

Workshops available:

  • Registering your group as an incorporated association
  • Roles and responsibilities of Committee members
  • Good governance practices
  • Financial Management
  • Community Development Project Planning
  • Community Development Project Management and Evaluation
  • Writing grant applications
  • Marketing and promotion strategies
  • Strategic and business panning for community groups