The Hon. Pru Goward MP
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New figures show how caseworkers are supporting families and keeping children safe
Last published on 22 Feb 2019 in Media releases
New data released by the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) show how investment in earlier intervention, more caseworkers and changed child protection practice are helping more families to keep their children safe.
Tenants in Murray and Macquarie Fields supported to stay safely in housing
Last published on 21 Feb 2019 in Media releases
At-risk social housing tenants in Murray and Macquarie Fields will be the first in the state to receive intensive and tailored support as part of a new NSW Government program to help keep people in [...]
NSW to halve homelessness by 2025
Last published on 13 Feb 2019 in Media releases
The NSW Government has signed a global agreement to halve street homelessness across the State by 2025.
New partners to deliver more than 1000 homes under Social and Affordable Housing Fund
Last published on 12 Feb 2019 in Media releases
Four providers will deliver more than 1000 additional homes for vulnerable families under Phase 2 of the NSW Government's $1.1 billion Social and Affordable Housing Fund (SAHF).
More high risk offender teams tackling domestic violence
Last published on 08 Feb 2019 in Media releases
Domestic violence offenders will soon have even more police cracking down on them with extra specialist officers set to join the ranks.
More parks and open space in the new revitalised Waterloo
Last published on 24 Jan 2019 in Media releases
The NSW Government has unveiled the preferred masterplan for the Waterloo precinct after months of consultation, with more than 1100 current tenants and members of the public sharing their views.
Final three chosen for Australia's first social and affordable housing Build-to-Rent site
Last published on 11 Jan 2019 in Media releases / Archive
The NSW Government has today announced the shortlisted consortia for the contract to build Australia's first ever social, affordable and private Build-to-Rent development.
Review into FACS performance
Last published on 21 Dec 2018 in Media releases / Archive
Statement from the Minister for Family and Community Services, Pru Goward
Joint review of community housing regulation begins to drive investment and improve outcomes
Last published on 17 Dec 2018 in Media releases
The Commonwealth and New South Wales (NSW) Governments have jointly announced a comprehensive review of the National Regulatory System for Community Housing (the Review).
Make no doubt: Consent at the heart of new campaign
Last published on 13 Dec 2018 in Media releases / Archive
The NSW Government’s new community campaign will spark a conversation about consent and encourage people to #makenodoubt before engaging in sexual activity.