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New organisation to boost recruitment and support for guardians, adoptive parents and other carers
Last published on 22 May 2018 in News
The NSW Government is delivering on its commitment under the Permanency Support Program to help more children and young people achieve permanency and have better lives through improved recruitment, development, training and support for guardians, [...]
Support for women and children at the core of new refuge model
Last published on 01 May 2018 in News
More refuges in regional NSW will be able to provide greater independence for women and children escaping domestic violence under an innovative accommodation model, Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Pru [...]
Creating the new FACS public website
Last published on 29 Apr 2018 in News
The new FACS website has been designed to make it easier for you to find and understand information that helps you choose a service, make a decision or take an action.
FACS Entity Database
Last published on 26 Apr 2018 in News
Do you need to understand client pathways and interactions across multiple FACS service streams including Child Protection, Homelessness and Housing?
iPads improving the client experience for housing tenants
FACS is using technology to improve how we interact with clients by simplifying our systems and processes.
New online application process for rental bond loans
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.
More assessors to determine the best permanency options for children and young people
Last published on 23 Feb 2018 in News
A new, expanded panel of Independent Assessors across NSW will help boost permanency planning for children and young people who are in, or at risk of entering, out-of-home-care.
Resident Rights consultation period extended
Last published on 21 Feb 2018 in News
The NSW Government has extended the consultation period for improving resident protections for people with disability living in supported group accommodation. You can now have your say by Sunday 11 March 2018.
FACS launches new Strategic Plan
Last published on 07 Feb 2018 in News
Our new FACS Strategic Plan 2017-2021 sets out our direction, goals and priorities for the next four years.
Key facts about out-of-home care (OOHC) recordkeeping for statutory Non Government Organisation (NGO) providers
Last published on 17 Jan 2018 in News
Do you know the legal requirements for statutory Out-of-Home-Care (OOHC) agency recordkeeping?