Whitehorse City Council

Vermont South Community House

1 Karobran Drive, Vermont South VIC 3133
Melway ref: 62 G7
Telephone: 9803 2335
Email:  info@vsch.org.au
Website:  VSCH
 
Vermont South Community House offers a wide range of affordable, quality educational, recreational and social programs for people of all ages and from all walks of life.

Classes are held during the day, after school, and on evenings. Classes are held in a friendly and welcoming environment and the house has its own fully equipped computer room. It also provides childcare in the morning, Monday to Friday during the school term. The house produces – Vermont South Community House Course and Activities Guides per term and an annual Newsletter – that is distributed by volunteers to the 4000 homes in Vermont South. The Vermont South Community House has rooms available for hire. The Function Room is available for hire for meetings, family gatherings, parties, educational programs, conferences, and most events (with an exception of 18th and 21st Birthday parties). Vermont South Community House has commenced a Social Enterprise with the installation of a commercial kitchen and opening of ‘The Café House’, providing hospitality training and a café service Monday – Friday 9.00am-2.00pm during school terms.

Programs include:

  • Art and Craft courses – Art, Calligraphy, Chinese Brush Painting, Drawing and Painting, Mosaics, Patchwork & Applique, Sketching, Water Colour Painting
  • Childcare / Occasional Care (Monday, Wednesday and Fridays 9am-12pm) & Pre Kinder Programs (Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.15am-2.15pm)
  • Children's Courses and Activities – Creative Art for 8-12 years, Creative Writing for 8-12 years, Greek Playgroup, Guitar, Japanese Youchien, Mastery Club Program for Teens, Mini Maestros, Painting, Toy Library
  • Computer courses including accredited training
  • Funded courses including information technology classes such as Advanced Computers, Excel, Introduction to Computers, Intermediate Computers, iPads, MYOB, Office Administration, Social Networking, Web Design; vocational classes such as Interior Decorating, Massage and Relaxation, Photography; and English as a Second Language classes
  • General Interest courses including Android Smart Phones, Basic Indian Cooking, Buying and Selling Online Using Ebay/Gumtree, Facebook, French, Guitar for Adults, iPhones
  • Health, Fitness and Wellbeing courses including Aromatherapy, Meditation, Pilates, Strength Training, Weight Loss Challenge, Weight Watchers, Yoga & Relaxation, Yoga Mamma Prenatal Yoga classes
  • Social groups including book club, communications group, knitting group