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Updates to policies
Last published on 02 Dec 2019 in What's new
We’ve recently published some new and updated policies for funded contracts.
Annual accountability 2018–19
Last published on 13 Jun 2019 in What's new
Service providers will be allocated their annual accountability assessments on 1 July 2019. Service provider reports are due back to FACS by 31 October 2019.
Update on the review of the Sector Development Program 2018–2020
Last published on 21 Jun 2019 in What's new
To ensure a capable and sustainable service system, the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) funds 14 peak and consumer organisations to undertake capacity-building and advocacy activities under the Sector Development Program.
Annual accountability webinars for service providers
Last published on 15 Jul 2019 in What's new
Join one of our annual accountability webinars.
Updated information about handling contracting complaints and protecting whistleblowers
Last published on 05 Aug 2019 in What's new
We’ve recently updated our policies abouthow we handle contracting complaints and deal with allegations of misconductyour responsibilities for resolving contracting complaints and protecting whistleblowers.We decided to republish the material in web page format, rather than [...]
Announcing the statutory review of s 154 D and s 154G of the Residential Tenancies Act 2010
Last published on 17 Oct 2019 in Media releases
Advises interested parties and stakeholders about the statutory review of the Residential Tenancies Act 2010 section 154D and section 154G
NSW Budget: Empowering the state's most vulnerable people
Last published on 18 Jun 2019 in Media releases
Vulnerable people will be better protected and supported by the NSW Government as part of a $17.7 billion investment in the Stronger Communities cluster, which will include helping people with disability, children and older people [...]
Elder abuse must be stopped
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is providing the NSW community the opportunity to learn how to speak-up for vulnerable citizens in our community.
NSW Budget: Big savings delivered for seniors
NSW Seniors could save hundreds of dollars a year through a range of existing rebates and new programs kick starting from July.
A million dollars and more for youth projects
Last published on 24 May 2019 in Media releases
Community organisations and local councils can now apply for one off grants from a $1.5 million NSW Liberals and Nationals Government fund focusing on projects promoting youth engagement.