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.
A safe home and a forever family is now one step closer for children currently in the Out Of Home Care system.
On Tuesday 21 June the NSW Government brought down the 2016-17 Budget. The Family and Community Services total budget is $6.4 billion.
The NSW Government is investing record funding in the 2016-17 Budget in stable and safe housing for families leaving domestic violence, more than doubling its current funding for the Start Safely private rental subsidy program.
The 2016-17 NSW Budget provides more support for people with disability, eases seniors' cost of living pressures and helps make our community more inclusive, Minister for Ageing, Disability Services and Multiculturalism John Ajaka announced.
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