Minister for Women Tanya Davies today urged organisations and community groups, with innovative ways to encourage leadership and economic independence for women, to apply for their share of $200,000 as part of the NSW Government’s Investing in Women 2017 grants program.
The providers announced include consortia that were formed by organisations coming together to deliver the NDIS.
LiveBetter Community Services, Hunter Valley Disability Services and Mid North Coast Disability Services have been selected by the NSW Government to provide disability supported accommodation services.
The NSW Therapeutic Care Framework (TCF) will support children and young people in statutory out of home care (OOHC) to receive the Therapeutic Care they need to achieve the best possible outcomes.
Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Pru Goward and Police Minister Troy Grant have praised the first year of the NSW Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme pilot initiative, an empowering tool for those at risk of domestic or family violence.
Hear about the progress being made towards building a more inclusive NSW.
People left stranded by the Northern NSW floods have been helped by Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) staff, who have partnered with non-government agencies to provide urgent assistance.
Thank you for thinking of the people who have been devastated by the floods.
Up to 130 young people across the Central Coast and Hunter who are at risk or experiencing homelessness will be better supported as they leave out of home care as part of the Premier’s Youth Initiative.
Minister for Ageing Tanya Davies today announced more than $3 million in new funding agreements for four key NSW ageing advocacy organisations.
The first two providers have a long and proud history of delivering accommodation services to people with disability
House With No Steps and Northcott have been selected by the NSW Government to run disability supported accommodation services.
The NSW Government will soon make it easier for foster families to adopt children in their care, under the most significant reforms to child protection and out of home care in almost a decade.
Nominations for the 2017 Premier’s Award have now opened. The award recognises excellence by individuals and teams in the delivery of public services to the NSW community by the public sector, not-for-profit organisations and private businesses.
The NSW Government will host National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Aboriginal Readiness Gatherings across the state to ensure Aboriginal people with disability, their families and carers are prepared for the transition.
National Youth Week in NSW was today launched at the youth forum "Get involved, be heard, make a difference!"
A Request for Tender (RFT) was published on Monday, 20 March 2017 on eTendering for a new FACS External Legal Services Panel for child protection legal work.