support and learning

Activities & Services

We have a range of courses, activities and services available at Reservoir Neighbourhood House. See all our amazing courses and classes below. Click the image to find out more about each class.
Every Monday and Thursday RNH receives a large donation of bread that is freely available to those in need.
The RNH community pantry allows locals to freely take, or donate, non-perishable foods.
Come and join us for our FREE monthly lunch! Second Tuesday of every month. Time: 12.00 to 1.00
Cooking healthy, affordable meals with Corina. Thursday Fortnight (Pension Day) 10am – 12:00pm Cost: $5 per class
RNH provides high level support for emergency relief and family issues.
From begginers to the more experienced. Come along and develop your computer skills in this free class. Get confident navigating on internet, using the email and Microsoft Office. Day: Tuesdays Time: 9.30 – 11.00am Cost: Free
Hems, zips, buttons are all expertly fixed by Kerry Every Wednesday: 10.00 – 12 Noon Cost: Low cost

Interactive learning of literacy and numeracy for 3 to 6 year olds.

Early Wonderers - 1 hour session for 3 1/2 to 4 1/2 year olds
Wonder Wizards - 2 hour sessions for 4 to 6 year olds.

First Session FREE

Contact Melissa 0409 988 206

BYO craft work, or participate in a guided project such as; card making, fabric painting, beading, etc. facilitated by Rachel. Wednesdays 1.00pm – 3.00pm Cost: Gold Coin Donation
Playgroup for Preschoolers When: Mondays 10:00 - 12:00 or Thursdays 1.30 -3.30 Cost: Gold coin donation
Printing, photocopying, laminating and bookbinding services are available at RNH. Click the above image for more details.
We would love to add more courses to our range. If you are interested in running a class please contact the house on 9462 4611
RNH has relationships with Darebin Council, community organisations, community members and small businesses who utilise the RNH space to provide free, or low cost, services, activities and courses.

Food vouchers are available through DIVRS. They unfortunately do not come to the centre anymore but are available for support if you call them on a Thursday at 10.30am Phone DIVRS on 9480 8200 DIVRS is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Legal problems? Don’t know where to start? Access free legal advice through Your Community Health. For more information and to make an appointment contact Your Community Health at (03) 84701111
From late August to October. For further enquiries or to make an appointment at Northcote, Preston or Reservoir please call 9480 8200 The Tax Help Program is free to Centrelink recipients and low income earners. The Tax Help Program is for help with straight forward tax returns. Tax Help Workers are accredited by the Australia Tax Office. Tax Help Program Hosted by DIVRS

The Drawing Room

Have you ever wanted to learn to sketch? Ge in touch with your creative side even if you don't think you have one! A lovely community activity run by RNH and a community artist.

Day: Thursdays
Time: 10:00 - 12:00 pm
Cost: Free

A regular support group for parents of primary school and teen aged children with Aspergers Syndrome. When: on the 4th Tuesday evening of every month Time: 7-9pm.
RSVP or for more information contact Lisa Petersen on 0430 724 910 or email Tea & coffee provided.

Depressed? Anxious? GROW offers hope. Meetings are supportive and non-threatening, positive and constructive. Held in small groups at the Reservoir Neighbourhood House Phone: 1800 558 268 for more information and to register your attendance.
Held Wednesday mornings, please contact Miyuki at Ichigo Japanese Playgroup 0488 435 567
Run by Darebin Council & local residents. Rent a plot for a yearly fee or become a friend of the garden Contact Darebin City Council 8470 8888