- Director N/A
- Establishment N/A
- Location Deer Park Melbourne. Wastern Australia.
- Type Private
- Vice principal http://www.communitywest.org.au/
Community West is a multi-program agency servicing Melbourne's western suburbs. Situated in a significant growth corridor, Community West has grown from a small residents' action group to a large community-based organisation. Community West is committed to the communities of Melbourne's western region and provides an integrated service to families and individuals. Our services are pivotal to building social capital in Melbourne's Western Suburbs. To be leaders of community strengthening in Melbourne's west.
We offer classes for adult learners in a friendly atmosphere. Classes funded by the Victorian Government are suitable for adults who want to return to work, or want to improve their English, Literacy or Computer Skills. Our classes are pre-accredited and accredited training, depending on your needs. Community West is a Registered Training Organisation, Adult Community & Further Education (ACFE) & Skills Victoria Classes, Language, Literacy & Numeracy Program - LLNP,
Community West is a neighbourhood house and forms part of the Neighbourhood Coordination Program and complies with its Guidelines and Eligibility Requirements. The purpose of a neighbourhood house is to host and support a variety of programs, activities and services involving and engaging a diverse range of people from the local community. Neighbourhood houses support individuals and groups within the community, particularly those who are disadvantaged, and are usually managed by a community-based committee of management or board of management (as is the case at Community West). Neighbourhood houses develop activities and services appropriate to their local community and funding from Department of Planning and Community Development and is usually complemented by funding from other State and Commonwealth government departments.