Community Services

Council works together with local organisations to support residents to access community services in the Hawkesbury LGA.

Council also supports a range of service provider forums and interagencies for the purpose of sharing information and developing projects and partnerships to build a strong community services network in the Hawkesbury LGA.

Our Community Services team may be able to locate a service for you, or assist your organisation with a community program or event, or provide you with information and connection to external funding opportunities.

To speak with our Community Services team, please contact Council’s Community Programs Coordinator on (02) 4560 4502.

Contact information for local community services can be found in Council’s Community Directory.

To find out about Local Food and Emergency support services please visit here.

To find out about Community Recovery services offered, including Community Hubs, Community Grants, Community Learning Hub, Bounceback and Local Food and Emergency support please visit  here.

Contact for information for key services is provided below

Aged Services
My Aged Care 1800 200 422
Peppercorn Services
Click here to find more about Peppercorn Services
  • General Enquiries -  (02)4587 0222
  • Community Transport - (02) 4504 7022
  • Children & Family Services: (02) 4577 9804
Disability Services
Family and Domestic Violence
1800 RESPECT 1800 737 732
Domestic Violence Line 1800 656 463
Child Protection Helpline 13 2111
LifeLine 13 11 14
The Women’s Cottage4578 4190
Mental Health Services

For urgent emergency assistance please call 000.

LifeLine13 11 14
Mental Health Navigation Tool 
Hawkesbury Mental Health Clinic4560 4100
Suicide Crisis Support
Hope4u Foundation 
1800 HOPE4U or 1800 467348


1800 152 152
Multicultural Services

Hawkesbury City Council’s works together with local community services to provide community events and facilitate access to services for diverse cultural communities in the Hawkesbury.

For further information on organisations that provide services to diverse cultural communities in the Hawkesbury visit the Community Directory.

For further details contact Council's Community Programs Coordinator on (02) 4560 4502.

Translating and Interpreter Service

The Australian Government, through the Department of Home Affairs, provides a Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) for persons from non-English speaking backgrounds and for English-only speaking persons needing to communicate with them.

Department of Home Affairs

Youth Services

The primary contact within Council for youth-related enquiries is Council's Youth Participation Officer (YPO). The YPO's key activities include: the joint planning and sponsorship of Youth Week activities; facilitating ideas from young people into Council's planning and consultation process; working with young people to stage Youth events and consultations; and developing strategies to implement recommendations from these in collaboration with community partners.

The Youth Participation Officer works closely with the Hawkesbury Youth Interagency (HYI) and other interagencies to facilitate access to services for young people in the Hawkesbury. For meeting dates and further details please contact the Youth Participation Officer on (02) 4560 4562.

For further information on organisations that provide services to young people in the Hawkesbury visit the Community Directory.

For further details of events for young people in the Hawkesbury visit Council's Event Calendar or Hawkesbury enews

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