Sector development

Through the Sector Development program, FACS engages peak organisations, industry bodies and consumer representative bodies to deliver a range of sector development and advocacy activities that contribute to the development of a capable and sustainable service system which delivers positive outcomes for FACS clients and the broader community. The Program enables FACS’ diverse range of stakeholders to participate in policy and service delivery planning, and supports FACS partnership approach to providing services in, and developing the child, family, community services, homelessness and housing sectors.

The Sector Development Program Guidelines provide an overview of the program.

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