The Canberra Times published an article online (26 October) and in print (27 October) that misrepresents the evidence by Department of Human Services official Jason McNamara at Senate Estimates hearings.
Continue reading 27 October 2017 – Correction of misleading reporting in The Canberra Times
When Kashia Collins decided to return to the workforce after having her son, she applied for the Australian Government Indigenous Apprenticeships Programme, not knowing where the programme would take her. Now, Kashia has become the first Indigenous Apprentice in IT at the Department of Human Services.
Continue reading Kashia finds her feet as first Indigenous Apprentice in IT
The Department of Human Services Camperdown Agent is moving from Church Street to Pike Street from next week. Continue reading Centrelink and Medicare Agent on the move
For Department of Human Services Remote Smart Centre employee Rhiannon Coppin, being a finalist for ‘Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Student of the Year’ at the Northern Territory Training Awards is recognition of the hard work underpinning her success.
Continue reading Rhiannon’s a study in success
Taking on the role of carer can happen unexpectedly, and Department of Human Services employee Kym is familiar with the personal strength that is needed to move forward when this happens.
Continue reading Focusing on the future this Carers Week
Do you want to skip the queue and do your Centrelink business faster? Here are 6 things you can do online:
Continue reading The top 6 things you can do online with Centrelink
Tasmanian Seniors Week (16 – 22 October) is a chance to shine a light on the growing number of older Australians embracing the Internet.
Continue reading Logging on for Seniors Week
The birth of a child means a significant lifestyle change in any family. For Department of Human Services Team Leader, Chris and his wife Julia, this change was even bigger.
Continue reading Supporting carers to achieve a good work/life balance
Department of Human Services Multicultural Service Officer Sreta Mrkic is based in the Northern Sydney region and is committed to using his skills to help others.
Continue reading Building trust one step at a time
Department of Human Services Cootamundra Agent Kate Collingridge says serving the community she grew up in is a privilege.
Continue reading No place like home for Kate