Caseworker vacancy drops to lowest ever rate in March 2016 quarter

The state-wide caseworker vacancy rate has dropped to a new low of 3 per cent in the March 2016 quarter, data released today by the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) has revealed.

NSW budget: Aboriginal service funding

The NSW Government has announced today Budget funding to ensure the future of Aboriginal Child and Family Centres (ACFCs) across NSW which provide essential and accessible services to Aboriginal people.

Nominate a carer you know today

Minister for Ageing and Minister for Disability Services John Ajaka today announced that nominations for the 2016 NSW Carers Awards are open.

Liveable Communities Grants projects announced

FACS is funding 24 projects from across NSW, to receive a total of $1.8 million in grants to help create more liveable communities for older people.

More funding to help people get NDIS ready

The NSW Government is investing an additional $3 million to help people with disability and their families get ready for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Minister for Disability Services John Ajaka announced today.

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