Latest Department of Communities and Justice News

NSW SES Hosts Southern Zone Leadership Workshop
NSW Government to end registrars making bail decisions, brings more magistrates on board
Auditor General’s report on child protection confirms system in crisis
$111.8 Million To Support Community Mental Health
Inspirational Leader – Susie Skof’s Story
Funding needed now for rough sleeping crisis in Byron Shire
Aboriginal Community Information – Legal Aid NSW 6 May
Violence against women is both a legal and cultural problem. What can we do to address it?
Child protection workers protest over closure of Edgeworth Community Services Centre
Wingecarribee Youth create fun-filled program for 2024 Youth Week schedule
Express, empower and get loud as Parramatta celebrates Youth Week
Newcastle youth take centre stage for week of celebration and self-expression
New bail and performance crime laws passed to prevent youth crime
NSW Government Bans LGBTQ+ Conversion Practices
Kids help hotline workers stop work
When Caseworker Visits Family | Communities And Justice
NSW Government introduces laws to ban harmful LGBTQ+ conversion practices
Markets, Gaming, And Rock Climbing For Youth Week
New domestic violence framework to improve NSW first responder skills
Minister reveals 100% of private child service providers are providing inaccurate information to the Government
New government initiative shows early results: 71 children out of emergency accommodation, hotels and motels
NSW Government continues to boost much-needed social housing in Sydney’s south-west
Council Showcases Senior Artists in March Atrium Exhibition to Celebrate Seniors Festival
NSW Government invests in emergency service training package
Aboriginal Community Information – Legal Aid NSW 27 February
Outcome of families, ageing and disability services review
NSW Government and Aboriginal communities working to improve safety and wellbeing for children
Spotlight shone on NSW homelessness crisis
New data reveals NSW’s homelessness hotspots
Grant funding available for local community groups 8 February
Petition to remove good character references for child sex abusers
Homes NSW will rebuild the social and affordable housing system in NSW
Ten NSW Police employees recognised in Australia Day Honours list
Mutch Park Skatepark Makeover: Bayside
Graffiti turns to Art as Hill Top Community celebrates new look and safer Boronia Park
2023 Year in Review
From canvas to commute: Joel Cameron’s vibrant mural ‘Goal’ brightens Claydon Reserve bus shelter
Appointment of AUSTRAC Chief Executive Officer
Local services $9.1 million boost to aid in flood recovery
PWDA Report Reveals Critical Need for Inclusive Domestic and Family Violence Services for Women with Disability
Community Housing Innovation Fund
Winners of Premier’s Awards for Public Service announced
Interactive mapping project invites women and gender diverse people to share perceptions of safety in NSW towns, cities, parks and transport hubs precincts
Murals light up Springwood commuter carpark
Cost of keeping young people in prison nears $1 million per child per year
Women’s Safety Commissioner role to drive leadership on addressing domestic violence
New Fire and Rescue NSW Commissioner appointed