The second phase of the NSW Sexual Assault Strategy is now underway with the first of nine consultation workshops across the state held today in Bankstown.
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.
Social housing tenants living in NSW now have the opportunity to declare undisclosed income, financial assets, property and unauthorised occupants, under the protection of a seven-week amnesty beginning today.
The Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) is partnering with TAFE NSW to develop and deliver a training program for frontline housing staff that will improve service delivery and customer satisfaction.
Registrations are now open for this seminar to be held on 9 May in Sydney. It will present the latest research and practice approaches to help practitioners work with skill, empathy and urgency to improve the lives of children experiencing neglect.
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.
To report suspected child abuse or neglect, call the Child Protection Helpline on 132 111 (24 hours/7 days)
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