More innovative and evidence based projects that will be implemented to improve the lives
of older people in NSW, have today been released as part of the NSW Ageing Strategy 2016-
2020 Year Two Action Plan.
Today’s release of the latest estimates of homelessness from the Australian Bureau of Statistics shows there are some emerging issues which will require investigation, and demonstrates why homelessness is a key priority for the NSW Government.
The NSW Government has introduced more proactive outreach programs that take services directly to people sleeping rough – resulting in 200 people from the inner city accessing permanent, stable social housing.
Clients can now apply for their rental bond loan online which replaces five different paper forms and removes the need for clients to wait in line at their local office.
FACS is using technology to improve how we interact with clients by simplifying our systems and processes.
Women across NSW are set to benefit from a boost to the latest round of the Investing in Women grants program, as the NSW Government doubles the support on offer to $400,000.
Link2home (homelessness) 1800 152 152
NSW Domestic Violence Line 1800 656 463
Child Protection Helpline 132 111
Housing Contact Centre 1800 422 322
Elder Abuse Helpline 1800 628 221