The Family and Community Services (FACS) cluster works with children, adults, families and communities to improve lives and help people realise their potential.
We are the agency in NSW with statutory responsibility for protecting children and young people from risk of significant harm.
The FACS Strategic Plan 2017-2021 shows how we will support our clients to create the futures they want for themselves and their communities.
The plan describes the behaviour and leadership that our clients and delivery partners can expect of us.
In executing Government policy, FACS will use our organisation’s capabilities and influence in child protection, housing, homelessness and community inclusion to help ensure:
FACS is also the lead cluster for delivering the following Premier’s and State Priorities to :
The cluster also supports the Premier’s Priority to address and reduce domestic and family violence.
More information can be found on our Publications page.