Department of Human Services staff put their passion for golf to good use and took on the challenge of playing every golf course across Tasmania in one month to raise money for beyondblue.
June 14 is World Blood Donor Day. The Department of Human Services has been supporting the Australian Red Cross Blood Service since 2007, saving thousands of lives through the donation of blood, plasma and platelets.
Kurt Tuthill Program Manager at the Department of Human Services has fond memories of his Dad bringing home an orphaned wombat when he was 5 years old, so it’s not surprising in his spare time he’s now a wildlife carer in Tasmania.
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from General Manager Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during June.
Trigger warning: this article makes reference to family and domestic violence
In March this year, a staff member from Department of Human Services participated in a 4km walk to raise funds and awareness about the effects of family violence.
The Department of Human Services team at Goodna Service Centre pride themselves on being involved in their local community.
Nikki White and Rebecca (Bec) de Vries never imagined a passion for keeping fit would lead to an international Dragon Boat competition in China.
The Department of Human Services, together with Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Specialisterne, has expanded the Dandelion Programme to Canberra to provide employment in ICT to an additional 14 people with autism.
Department of Human Services staff member Andrea Mills was recognised by the Gold Coast community for her work in helping the city deal with domestic violence.
The International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT) commemorates the 1990 World Health Organisation decision to declassify homosexuality as a mental disorder.