About Us

Community Activities Lake Macquarie Incorporated (CALM) is a non government organisation funded by various government and community-minded business enterprises.  This includes the Department of Family and Community Services (NSW), the Department of Education and Communities (NSW) and Department of Social Services (Commonwealth). Situated in the Westlakes area of Lake Macquarie, CALM has supported people throughout the Lake Macquarie area for over 32 years.

CALM is commited to social justice.  The activities of CALM are motivated to achieve a greater sense of support and justice for families and individuals who find themselves in distressed circumstances.  The organisation's staff are always attentive to the individual's personal integrity and commits to treating all with compassion and integrity and without discrimination.

Through these actions, our programs and services aim to relieve social distress and deprivation experienced by families and young people, to assist them to overcome misfortune and to enhance their life opportunities.

CALM delivers the following services to children, families and young people from 0 to 25 years:


Child and Family Service  [Phone Contact: (02) 4950 3855] 
The CALM Child and Family team are a family support service offering direct services to families with children aged 0 to 12 years living in West Lake Macquarie. The CALM Child and Family team is made up of four qualified and experienced members of staff. Read More . . . .


Youth Services
Youth Services promotes and addresses the rights and needs of young people in the Lake Macquarie area by supporting and resourcing the Lake Macquarie youth sector, community organisations and community members.  CALM supported youth programs inclue Bright Minds, Connecting Communities;  Junior Top-Blokes; Youth Fronties; and the National Chaplaincy service.  Read More . . . .