If you’re heading overseas, here are 5 tips for a healthy holiday… Continue reading Top 5 tips for overseas travel
Tanim still remembers one particular call he took at the Department of Human Services’ Queanbeyan Smart Centre. Continue reading Tanim’s engaging year
The Department of Human Services regularly runs information seminars to assist culturally and linguistically diverse community groups and their members to better understand the services available to them. Continue reading Translating payments and services
This year’s Department of Human Services Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) ICT graduates showcased their skills in the third annual ‘Battle of the Innovators’. Continue reading Innovative solutions to social problems
Not only is Department of Human Services Program Manager James Baban a gifted artist, didgeridoo teacher and accredited counselor, he’s also been an influential role model to his Indigenous colleagues. Continue reading Indigenous staff role modelling strength and knowledge
Red Dust Role Models is changing the lives of Indigenous youth in remote communities, and fundraising support from the Department of Human Services is helping this vital work to continue.
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during December 2017.
Department of Human Services’ Sreta Mrkic recently received a special mention at the Australian Public Service Diversity and Gender Equality Awards for his work mentoring Peter*, a colleague with an acquired brain injury.
While not everyone has heard of Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS), it impacts around 1500 Australian families. It’s a complex genetic disorder caused by a chromosomal abnormality, which happens spontaneously. Continue reading Keys to living well with Prader-Willi Syndrome
The 12 month long Indigenous Apprenticeships Programme (IAP) offers Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians an opportunity to start their full-time careers in the public service and gain a nationally recognised qualification. Continue reading Indigenous Apprenticeships Programme supporting career success