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Hardship policy – intercountry adoptions
Fees for intercountry adoption may disadvantage applicants with lower incomes. FACS has developed this policy to assist lower income households.
In Housing and homelessness / Housing factsheets
FACS may headlease properties from the private market to sublease to tenants where housing supply in an area does not meet the demand for housing
Help for job seekers and students
We’re helping you access training programs to gain skills and jobs.
Help renting in the private market
FACS Housing offers rental assistance for people looking for private rental accommodation. We can help with paying urgent rental costs. We can also help people start a tenancy with an interest-free bond loan, or keep [...]
Helping children and young people reach their potential at school - factsheet for carers
Information for carers about the importance of encouraging education in children and young people
Home modification request
FACS assists eligible tenants and approved applicants to modify their home to help them live independently
Factsheets related to applying for housing, being a tenant, paying rent, repairs and maintenance and more.
Housing for Aboriginal people
Aboriginal people can apply for Aboriginal housing in addition to public and community housing
How do I know if a child or young person is being abused or neglected?
Outlines some of the common indicators of abuse and neglect to assist workers in identifying child protection concerns
How do I report antisocial behaviour? - Antisocial behaviour in public housing
In Antisocial behaviour in public housing / Chapters
How FACS manages antisocial behaviour, how to report it and what to do if a complaint is made against you