NSW ready to begin transition to NDIS

Minister for Disability Services John Ajaka today joined children with disability and their families at the Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) in Western Sydney to mark the official start of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in NSW.

2016 NSW Grandparents Day event grants program

NSW Grandparents Day celebrates the contributions grandparents and older people make to their families and communities. It recognises the diversity of grandparent relationships across age groups, cultural backgrounds, and geographical locations.

Energy reduction for Dubbo's Aboriginal housing tenants

Dubbo’s Aboriginal social housing tenants are on the road to receiving roof-top solar systems and energy saving programs, designed to slash their energy bills.

Open adoption research legislation introduced to Parliament

A safe home and a forever family is now one step closer for children currently in the Out Of Home Care system.

FACS 2016-17 Budget

On Tuesday 21 June the NSW Government brought down the 2016-17 Budget. The Family and Community Services total budget is $6.4 billion.

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