What started as a Christmas raffle for Department of Human Services staff member Dale Jackson has turned into a passionate cause to improve the literacy rates of Indigenous Australians. Continue reading Improving Indigenous literacy on World Book Day
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
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.
For most people, this weekend will be a chance to unwind and forget the stresses of the week. For 24 Department of Human Services staff, it will involve a 454 kilometre cycling trek from Canberra to Mt Kosciusko and back. Continue reading On Your Bike
Bendigo Foodshare and The OTIS Foundation Bendigo have received a financial boost thanks to donations from staff at the local Department of Human Services’ Smart Centre.
Supporting the Mother’s Day Classic fun run is something very close to the heart of Nikki White, a Digital Service Officer at the Department of Human Services.
Staff from the Department of Human Services hope their small gesture brings huge smiles to the faces of the children of refugees and asylum seekers. Continue reading One Victoria refugee and asylum seeker toy drive supports children in need
Daffodil Day is a great opportunity to talk about the importance of regular health checks.
On 27 June, a fire caused extensive damage to the Department of Human Services’ Goulburn Service Centre, as well as the adjoining St Vincent de Paul Society’s store.