Background information - TEI

FAMS conference videos

On 8 October 2015 ARACY, FAMS and Youth Action held a state-wide consultation on the Targeted Earlier Intervention Programs.

A photograph from the back of an audience seated around round tables. At the front of the room, a woman at a podium gives a presentation with an overhead projector/screen.


Presentations from the consultation

Targeted Earlier Intervention – Program Reform Overview
Ms Mychelle Curran, Director, Community Homes and Place – FACS

Better Systems, Better Chances – Part 1 & 2
Dr Stacey Fox, Senior Manager, Research and Projects - ARACY

Questions and answers

Attached is a transcript of the Questions and Answers from the consultation.

* ARACY – Australian Research Alliance for Children & Youth
** FAMS – NSW Family Services


Consultation and collaboration

The sector consultation paper was released in August 2015 to seek feedback on what is currently working and where we can improve. This paper outlines the scope and aims of the reform.

We sought feedback via consultation sessions and online surveys.

  • 26 consultation sessions were held across the districts, attended by over 1,100 participants. Visit the TEI related reports and research page to read the records of the district consultation feedback sessions.
  • 11 consultation sessions were held with Aboriginal stakeholders, attended by 150 participants
  • Over 1800 client responses were received via survey, focus group and one-on-one interviews

Over 500 written submissions from individuals and organisations have been received.

Preview image for the Targeted Earlier Intervention (TEI) Program Reform Consultation Dashboard March 2016

Preview image for the Targeted Earlier Intervention (TEI) Program Reform Consultation Dashboard