Housing

An Expo all about YOUTH!

We’re inviting YOUTH 15-24 years of age who are, or have been in out-of-home care to come to a FREE Youth Expo showcasing all the support and services available to them as they plan for their future.

Housing office comes to those in need

Family and Community Services has continued the rollout of the successful pop-up housing office program, this time held at Central Station.

New plan for children & young people in NSW

The NSW Government has launched the first-ever strategic plan which will help ensure children and young people in NSW have opportunities to thrive, get the services they need and have their voice heard.

Millers Point sales funds new homes for older people

Older people living in social housing will benefit from a $30 million investment boost funded by the sales proceeds from Millers Point

Funding boost to help regional NSW get NDIS-READY

More than 130 disability service providers in regional and remote NSW will benefit from a $4 million funding boost to help them get ready for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Minister for Disability Services John Ajaka announced today.

Expressions of interest for the Quality Assurance Framework open 18 July

FACS is inviting NGO partners to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) to take part in a trial of the Quality Assurance Framework (QAF) for statutory OOHC.

Kids protection unit gets strong results

A mobile child protection unit being trialled in Western NSW has improved the safety of children in remote communities.

$3.4 billion Riverwood renewal

Southern Sydney is set to get a new lease on life with a big increase in new social and affordable housing, mixed with private housing, under a plan for Riverwood being delivered by the NSW Government.

Shower bus for homeless delivers more dignity

People sleeping rough on Sydney streets will have a safe place to shower and change with the launch of a unique mobile shower service fitted out in a former bus.

NDIS rolls out across half of NSW

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) begins rolling out across half of NSW from today, 1 July 2016.

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