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Restrictive Practices Authorisation: Policy Summary
This document provides a summary of the principles and requirements for Registered NDIS Providers and Practitioners in NSW when providing behaviour support services that include restrictive practices to persons receiving funded supports through NDIS.
Preventing and responding to abuse of older people (Elder Abuse) NSW Interagency Policy (June 2020)
This policy sets out the approach for preventing and responding to abuse of older people for NSW Government agencies.
Family & Community Services (FACS) Fraud and Corruption Prevention Control Policy
This policy outlines the Family and Community Services’ (FACS) position against fraud and corruption, how to combat corruption and how FACS can prevent it
Policy on provision of financial support to foster and kinship carers of young people 18 years and older completing full time studies
Outlines the financial support available to carers who are fostering a young person 18 years or older and completing Year 12 or an equivalent qualification on a full-time basis.
Unaccompanied children 12-15 years accessing Specialist Homelessness Services Policy
This policy provides guidance and outlines the responsibilities of Specialist Homelessness Services (SHS), the Homeless Youth Assistance Program (HYAP) and DCJ in responding to unaccompanied children aged 12 to 15 years who are homeless or [...]
Transitional Housing Reform Policy Guidance Note
The Community and Private Market Housing Directorate is implementing a reform for Transitional Housing managed by Specialist Homelessness Services
Public interest disclosures – internal reporting policy and procedures
This policy describes the way public interest disclosures can be made through an internal reporting system, and how they are managed in FACS.
Managing allegations against reportable conduct against authorised FACS carers
The principles, policies and procedures for the management of allegations of reportable conduct and reportable convictions
FACS Privacy Notice - Easy English
This notice is about the way we use your personal information
For service providers
Resources for delivering housing services, supporting children and families and addressing domestic and family violence. Also information about boarding houses