$1.2m to improve social housing communities

The NSW Government is calling on organisations to apply for a share of $1.2 million in funding to help build or improve community facilities for social housing tenants and the wider community.

Social Housing Community Improvement Fund (SHCIF)

Applications under SHCIF Round 4 grants  process is now open. All eligible organisations across NSW are encouraged to apply for project funding of between $35,000 and $50,000.

Shining a light on good practice in NSW 2017 is here

The stories are here and you won’t want to miss them! A big congratulations and hearty thanks to all the FACS practitioners featured in this year’s report.

Round Three of Liveable Communities Grants program closing soon

Applications to Round Three of the Liveable Communities Grants program open close at 2pm, Monday 20 November 2017.

More forever families for NSW Children

Every child deserves a safe, loving and secure home with National Adoption Awareness Week (Nov 12 to 18) promoting the benefits of permanency for all children, Minister for Family and Community Services Pru Goward said today.

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