News of Taskforce Integrity’s presence in Ipswich last week spread like wildfire, prompting the public to provide the taskforce with information they had about suspected welfare fraud.
Earlier this year, Department of Human Services staff member Christine Young, a registered organ donor, sadly passed away. But in doing so, she selflessly transformed the lives of 3 people by donating her kidneys and corneas.
With 10 children and 14 grandchildren, the significance of National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day is not lost on Damien Tunmuck.
At 3am Thursday morning the temperature in Tweed Heads was a brisk 9 degrees.
Every year, in the first week of August, Homelessness Australia coordinate Homelessness Week. It’s a week to raise awareness of homelessness, the people who experience it and the issues they face.
After battling eye disease for more than 20 years, Dallas Hall, a Department of Human Services staff member from Canberra, has been lucky enough to receive the gift of sight twice undergoing surgery for corneal tissue transplants in 2010 and 2015.
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from General Manager Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during August.