Deadline to submit 2017 NSW Seniors Festival grant applications extended

The deadline to submit applications to the 2017 NSW Seniors Festival grants program has been extended to 11.59pm on Monday 12 September 2016.

Caseworker vacancy rate remains stable in June 2016 Quarter

The state-wide caseworker vacancy rate has remained stable at three per cent in the June 2016 quarter, according to data released today by the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS).

Housing project delivers strong interest

The first Communities Plus renewal project at Ivanhoe (Macquarie Park) has sparked strong interest from the private sector development industry and Community Housing Providers (CHPs), said Minister for Social Housing, Brad Hazzard.

CareerPathways helps you build the confidence and skills to find a job

The CareerPathways program helps you train for your new career, while supporting you through the process.

Domestic violence: Permanent improvement to temporary accomodation

Family and Community Services is inspecting temporary accommodation to ensure that women escaping domestic violence are housed in safe facilities.

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