Latest community services News

Heroin, cash, phones seized when car stopped in Northern Beaches
City calls for state government support for local councils
Sydney spreads an Easter message of hope to a world in crisis
NSW Government secures future of council-run childcare services with funding boost
Supporting Australians most at risk in wake of coronavirus
NPSP provides relief with suite of hardship measures
Union praises City of Sydney for reversing decision to stop paying casual staff
Helping frontline community service workers respond to challenges of COVID-19
Planning for future development of Mullumbimby hospital continues
Australian PSI: Services sector plunges as pandemic hits in March
COVID-19 support for Queenslanders with disability
Local Government support must be on National Cabinet agenda
Flaw in Fed Gov free childcare plan could force council-run services to close
Relief and Rebound Plan approved
$1 billion COVID-19 economic and health relief package unveiled
Hotel rooms pilot to protect rough sleepers from COVID-19
National College Australia Launches Student Experience Journey Mapping Project SX
Don’t cripple tenants or landlords with debt
Empower’s demand for emergency food support doubled in one week. Non resident Australians
Council COVID-19 update – continued support for our community
Restrictions placed on some parks and garden facilities
Carinity continuing care for seniors during virus crisis
Driver caught driving more than nine times legal limit at Waterfall, NSW
ACOSS calls for urgent action on Community Services Sector Rescue Package
Illegal Tobacco Growing Operation Ploughed into Ground
Temporary closure of recreation facilities
New measures to protect NT prisoners
Urgent food relief for vulnerable Canberrans
BHP continues to implement measures to reduce COVID-19 risks to workforce and communities
Council central point for local COVID-19 updates and information
Individuals working with vulnerable clients must have immediate access to PPE
Townsville City Council supporting local businesses in wake of COVID-19
Toowoomba Region Libraries E-Services still online
COVID-19: Your latest information guide
Mixed Blessings in Stimulus Package Stage 2
BHP establishes $50 million (AUD) Vital Resources Fund to help support regional communities
Extension of stimulus measures to vital community services sector welcome, larger rescue package needed
ACOSS, COSS network and ASU Covid-19 community sector rescue package recommendations
Community Services Ministers’ Meeting Communique
Community COVID-19 rescue package welcomed
$266 million package to support Aboriginal Youth Wellbeing
Covid-19: Survey shows support for vulnerable reaches new low
Report shows ACT community services already struggling before COVID-19 crisis
Councils are helping to ensure communities have access to enough food and other goods
Greens repeat calls for Newstart changes to be delayed until Centrelink is fit for purpose
As impact of coronavirus grows, survey shows vital community services sinking with demand
COVID-19: Your key information guide
Greens call on Treasurer to support not-for-profit and community sector