We have detected that you are running an unsupported version of Microsoft Internet Explorer. Please upgrade to version 9 or above for the best experience of this website

Update on COVID-19- The safety of our communities, customers and staff is our top priority. We are continuing to monitor daily developments in response to COVID-19. Find out the latest.

Community services

If you would like to add or change a listing, please email mylink@portstephens.nsw.gov.au.

Ability Links

Ability Links NSW Coordinators, known as Linkers, work closely with people with disability, their families and carers to support them to fulfil their goals, hopes and dreams.

AIDS Council of NSW (ACON) — Hunter Branch

ACON provides community health, inclusion and HIV responses for people of diverse sexualities and genders.

Al-Anon Family Groups

Alcoholism, alcohol abuse and problem drinking affect thousands of families in Australia and worldwide.


Al-Ateen is a fellowship of young Al-Anon members, usually teenagers, whose lives have been affected by someone else's drinking.

Amputees and Associates Newcastle and Northern Region

The Amputee Association of NSW is a not-for-profit organisation run by amputees for amputees.

Ask Izzy

When you’re looking for support, Ask Izzy can help you to find the services you need, now and nearby. It is free and anonymous, and you can search over 360,000 services to find housing, meals, healthcare, counselling, legal advice, addiction treatment and a whole lot more.

Australian Charity Guide

A charity portal, connecting hundreds of donors, corporates and volunteers with charities every day.

Brighter Futures — The Benevolent Society

Brighter Futures supports families experiencing issues including domestic violence, mental health and difficult child behaviour.


CanTeen — Hunter and Northern NSW

CanTeen provides 12 to 24 year olds a place where they can simply be young people, away from the daily pressures of living with cancer in a hospital or at home.

Church — C3 Spectrum Church

Church — Hunter Lutheran Parish

Church — Karuah Community Baptist

Church — New Life Church

Church — Port Stephens Baptist Church

Church - Port Stephens Church of Christ Friendship Centre

Church — The Gateway Family Presbyterian Church

Church — The Salvation Army Worship Service

Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centre (CRCC)

The Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centres (CRCC) provide information about respite options and other support services in the local areas, provide a link to these services and assist carers to access short-term and emergency respite support.

DARA Homeless Food Van

DARA’s Van provides hospitality and friendship to the marginalised in our community — the homeless, socially isolated, financially stressed and all who are vulnerable.

Defence Community Organisation

Family Action Centre (FAC)

Hunter Volunteer Centre

Hunter Volunteer Centre (HVC) are committed to supporting people who help support community volunteering as well as those who volunteer.

Karuah Information Centre

Lions Club of Medowie

Lions Club of Raymond Terrace

Mental Health Carers — ARAFMI Hunter

ARAFMI Hunter offers support and free counselling to the families and friends of people experiencing mental illness.

Nelson Bay VIEW Club

Northern Settlement Services

Orange Sky Laundry

Orange Sky Laundry is a free mobile laundry service for people experiencing homeless.

Port Stephens Community Drug Action Team

Supporting families, friends and carers of those with dependency on drugs or alcohol.

Port Stephens Family and Neighborhood Services

Port Stephens FM Community Radio

Port Stephens Sisters Cities

Port Stephens Sister Cities Committee aims to promote communication between cities leading to friendship and understanding between nations and worldwide peace.

Probus Club of Fingal Bay — Mixed

Probus Club of Medowie — Combined

Probus Club of Nelson Bay — Ladies

Probus Club of Nelson Bay — Men

Probus Club of Port Stephens

Probus Club of Raymond Terrace — Ladies

Probus Club of Raymond Terrace — Men

Probus Club of Tilligerry Peninsula

Probus Club of Tomaree — Ladies

Raymond Terrace Drop in — Neighborhood Centre

Raymond Terrace VIEW Club

VIEW is a leading women’s volunteer organisation and support network that empowers women to have their voices heard on issues of importance for the future wellbeing of Australian society.

Rotary Club — Raymond Terrace

Seaside Singers Community Choir

St Vincent De Paul Society — Raymond Terrace

  • 37 Port Stephens Street, Raymond Terrace NSW 2324
  • 02 4983 1844

Tanilba Bay / Lemon Tree Passage CWA

The Country Women's Association shares interests with women all around the world. Any woman in NSW and ACT, through her membership of CWA, has a voice in her nation's affairs and an opportunity to assist the community. They meet on the first Thursday of each month at 9:30am.

Tilligerry VIEW Club

VIEW is a leading women’s volunteer organisation and support network that empowers women to have their voices heard on issues of importance for the future wellbeing of Australian society.

Tomaree Library and Community Centre

Tomaree Neighborhood Centre

Yacaaba Centre

Yacaaba Centre's vision is to be a leading service provider of specialist homelessness services in the Port Stephens. It partners with other agencies to provide a "no wrong door" approach for people who are homeless, at imminent risk of homelessness or who are suffering as a result of abuse within the home, either currently or in the past.