Nimbin Neighbourhood and Information Centre Inc (NNIC). Established in 1978, NNIC is the longest serving and the primary community services and community development organisation in Nimbin. A registered charity with DGR status,
NNIC provides a wide range of services for people in need in the Nimbin community, including:
Qualified Community Workers offering: information and referrals, crisis counselling, advocacy, electricity vouchers and other support.
Supported Public Access to Computers, Internet, Photocopying, Laminating, Faxing.
Emergency Relief, material aid and food parcels
Take Home Naloxone program
Visiting Outreach Services
Volunteering opportunities, work experience placements
Outlet Agency for the CONC (Consortium of Neighbourhood Centres Far North Coast) Brighter Futures Far North Coast-an intensive support program for vulnerable families.
A Community Nurse Practitioner providing clinical mental health and/or drug and alcohol services for community members and their families (Mon-Wed)
Vacation Care - for kids aged 5-12 years during school holidays
Soup Kitchen - Fridays at NNIC
NNIC's community development activities include:
Nimbin's Sustainable Living Hub - 7 Sibley St - a social enterprise project of NNIC
Auspicing Nimbin Community Drug Action Team (CDAT) and Nimbin Death and Beyond
Stewardship of the Sustainable Nimbin Community Plan (SNCP)
Production and distribution of the Welcome to Nimbin Kit
Annual Nimbin Women's Dinner
Annual Big Community Christmas Lunch