Welcome to your Community Gateway

Community Gateway is an externally accredited, registered charity formed in 1976. We provide welfare and community capacity building programs for disadvantaged people and communities. Our services extend to the Far North Coast, New England, Mid North Coast and across NSW.

Featured services

No Interest Loan Scheme (NILS)

No interest loans up to $1500 with no fees for people on a low income.

Rainbow Region Kids

Affordable, high quality before school care, after school care and vacation care for school-aged children throughout the Northern Rivers region.

First Step emergency relief

A broad range of services and supports to help people get through periods of financial crisis.

Community Visitors Scheme

Regular companionship for older people living alone at home or in an aged care facility.

Be Connected

One-on-one guidance for seniors on how to use computers and mobile devices, with an experienced and friendly tutor.

Recent Facebook activity

28 July 2021

Northern Rivers Community Gateway
Happy OOSH Educators Day! We would like to celebrate and thank all of our out-of-school-hours childcare educators for the consistent care and dedication they provide to the children and families that attend our services. Particularly through recent difficult times, our heartfelt thanks go out to them all. ... See MoreSee Less
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Here's a beautiful origami tulip one of our Rainbow Region Kids recently made at our Wollongbar service. We're offering affordable, accredited before and after school child care all through NSW school term 3 in Alstonville, Lismore, Ocean Shores and Wollongbar. Call us on 6621 7397 for more information. ... See MoreSee Less
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These are some of the amazing creations our kids are making this week at Rainbow Region Kids Vacation Club. Get your kids into our fun winter activities in Casino, Kyogle, Lismore, Ocean Shores and Wollongbar. We're not-for-profit, externally accredited and childcare subsidy approved. Call 6621 7397 for more info. #northernnsw #schoolholidays #nswschools #wintervacation #rainbowregionkids #rainbowregion #vacationclub #vacationcare #schoolbreak ... See MoreSee Less
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Contact us

If you want to get in touch with us, you can call, email or visit our premises throughout the Northern Rivers region. Visit our Contact page for more details.

What do you think?

We want to hear from you. Every piece of feedback we receive helps us to improve our services and create better outcomes for vulnerable people. So talk to us!

Many tracks, one road, sustaining community.


Community Gateway is a registered charity and QIP accredited, assessed against the Quality Improvement Council Health and Community Services 7th Edition Standards.


We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the lands on which we work and meet, and offer our respect to their elders, past, present and future.

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