Hundreds more Australians are likely to sign up as organ donors thanks to the determination of volunteers from the Department of Human Services and Gift of Life. Continue reading Volunteers pound the pavement to save lives
When Marsha Maule-Murphy arrived from Trinidad and drove from Adelaide to Alice Springs for the first time, she was astounded by the sheer distance to her new home. She’d just come from an island that can be crossed in a few hours.
This International Mother Language Day, the Department of Human Services is celebrating its use of Indigenous language services.
Providing services to the whole of Australia can be tricky but the Department of Human Services’ Remote Servicing Team does an outstanding job, travelling across our vast land to support customers in remote and regional communities. Continue reading Braving the elements to serve outback Australia
As a Multicultural Service Officer at the Department of Human Services, Di Hong Lam connects with culturally and linguistically diverse communities to update them on the latest changes to policies, payments and services.
Continue reading The ‘Sound of Hope’ for Chinese communities
Three years ago, Department of Human Services Customer Service Officer Karen was diagnosed with cancer.
Continue reading Strength, hope and awareness for people living with sarcoma
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during February 2018.