Latest Department of Communities and Justice News

Prepare early for bushfire and storm seasons
Speakers announced: Join global celebration
Correctional Officers Remembrance Day
Hospitals to conduct domestic violence screening
$12 Million boost to domestic violence services
Jobs and justice at Albury courthouse
Secure Homes for Domestic Violence Survivors
Wagga Wagga family clocks off after 58 years
Inmate paintings to raise money for children in need
Domestic violence reforms pass Parliament 19 November
Domestic violence defendants to be banned from cross-examining complainants in court
Building and tech to aid recovery and justice
Improving outcomes for most vulnerable
In-person family visits to resume at NSW prisons
How to feel safe and secure in foster care
Nation-leading program tackling extremism
Establishing Walama Court must not be ignored in NSW budget or justice system
Major Minto housing project reaches top
Poppies at dawn to recognise our fallen on Remembrance Day
Recognising pregnancies lost to criminal acts
NSW Government launches landmark suicide monitoring system
Schools get crafty for Remembrance Day
A safe and stable home for women and children escaping domestic violence
Grants to unlock opportunities for people with disability
New courtroom to meet Dubbo’s demand for justice
Wallaby Jirri bounces back thanks to Central Coast parole officers
New team to lead Legal Services Council
Grand old dame of retail gets a $10m makeover
Liverpool Library exhibition celebrates older Australians
Court reforms to protect and empower domestic violence victims
Seniors get tech savvy in online week
Grants to support local domestic violence projects
New law to help protect pets from domestic violence perpetrators
Free legal help for COVID impacted communities
Relaxing of restrictions for Remembrance Day
More court protections for ‘revenge porn’ victims
Joint trial presumption to deliver justice
Coercive control reform
New 10 year strategy to support 850,000 carers
2020 National Carer Survey report released for National Carers Week
Rise of online right-wing extremism mapped in landmark NSW study
Prison top boss reflects on four decades in corrections
Spring into daylight saving and be COVID safe
Brave prison officers rescue inmates from fire
Men down tools to talk about domestic violence
Mayor and Deputy Mayor re-elected
NSW Parliament passes reform boosting protection for counsellors and support for victims
Report shows drug court reduces reoffending