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Contribute to the vital work in advocating for a more equitable, thriving and inclusive society

When you join NCOSS, you become part of a collective voice actively working to improve outcomes for disadvantaged people and communities.

This collective voice also raises the profile of the sector and helps ensure we get the recognition, resourcing, and respect we deserve.

Being an NCOSS Member gives you an opportunity to:

  • Participate in specific forums convened by NCOSS, such as: Forum of Non-Government Agencies (FONGA) and the Regional Members meeting, and engage in consultations
  • Contribute to submissions, policy positions and research projects
  • Help inform NCOSS advice to Government
  • Access tools, information and resources that will help your organisation
  • Engage in joint advocacy on issues that matter to you
  • Build your network - attend NCOSS events which bring together individuals, NGO representatives, NSW peak bodies,  Members of Parliament, key decision makers, as well as private sector, academic and community leaders
  • Access member discounts and special offers, including: training and events, partnership offers and NCOSS Community Jobs Board
  • Stand for NCOSS Board and Vote at AGM (Organisational and Individual members only)
  • Be part of a collective voice that raises the profile of the sector

To be able to take advantage of NCOSS member rates for Job postings, event registrations and exclusive offers, you will need to be logged in as a member. To access your login details - all you have to do is confirm your email address associated with your membership. It’s an easy process that takes only a couple of minutes.

Check the category below that best describes your membership. View membership fee schedule here.

Organisational Membership

Are you a non-government, not-for-profit organisation based in NSW which delivers human services and/or is  involved in community development, policy or advocacy? Then join as an Organisational Member today!

NCOSS Organisational Members range from small frontline services operating in metropolitan, regional, rural and remote parts of NSW, through to state-wide providers and peak bodies. We know that the strength of the sector lies in its diversity. Join NCOSS for the opportunity to connect and collaborate to influence change, contribute to policy positions, and access exclusive training, resources, events and networking opportunities.

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Friend of NCOSS

Are you an organisation working outside the sector who is keen to collaborate, connect and build strong communities for a better NSW? Join NCOSS in support of greater social and economic equality in NSW and connect with others  across community services, government and private sectors.

If you're a business, local council, trade union, academic institution, library, political organisation, government department, school or hospital - Become a Friend of NCOSS!

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Individual Membership

Do you work in the community sector or are you someone who shares our vision of a NSW free of poverty and disadvantage?

Join as an Individual Member and be part of a collective voice actively working to improve outcomes for disadvantaged and vulnerable communities across NSW. You will also have access to attend discounted or member exclusive events, such as our annual Post-Budget Breakfast and Cost of Living in NSW seminar and other events that bring together leaders and key decision makers from community services, government and private sectors.

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Please note: NCOSS membership is subject to Board approval.