Sexual Strategy Assault Consultation Workshops Begin

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.

New round of funding to boost economic opportunities for women across NSW

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.

Seven week Public Housing amnesty begins

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.

FACS partners with TAFE NSW to improve housing service delivery

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.

Free Research to Practice seminar - Act with urgency: responding to neglect

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.

Three more providers announced for supported accommodation and respite services

The providers announced include consortia that were formed by organisations coming together to deliver the NDIS.

New operators announced for rural and regional disability services

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.

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