The Bridge (Preston Neighbourhood House Inc.) is an innovative, not-for-profit community organisation based in Preston and Thornbury. Established in 1982, we’re a registered charity and Public Benevolent Institution.
Our purpose: to strengthen our community.
What does a stronger community look like?
Our mission: to provide social and educational services to empower those who need it most.
Our work actively addresses some key challenges in the Darebin community, including training and employment pathways, positive ageing and social inclusion.
Venue hire We have numerous spaces available for hire across four different sites, for meetings, private functions, ongoing business hire and workshops.
Moon Rabbit Our award-winning social-enterprise café is also a training facility for students in our TTT program, who gain customer service, food prep and coffee-making skills. The Age – Good Food called our coffee “pitch-perfect”, our jaffles “excellent” and our sweet treats “the stuff of the CWA’s fever dreams”.