At 3am Thursday morning the temperature in Tweed Heads was a brisk 9 degrees.
Every year, in the first week of August, Homelessness Australia coordinate Homelessness Week. It’s a week to raise awareness of homelessness, the people who experience it and the issues they face.
The Department of Human Services recently participated in an event for National Close the Gap Day hosted by the Central Australian Aboriginal Congress in Alice Springs.
With Seniors Week celebrations kicking off across the state from 1 April, local seniors looking for inspiration in their retirement are encouraged to attend a free expo held by the Department of Human Services, in partnership with Wollongong City Council. Continue reading Be Inspired during Wollongong Seniors Week Expo
Julie is one of the department’s Community Engagement Officers (CEOs) from Victoria, who works with some of our most vulnerable customers, including those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Continue reading Julie steps up in the fight against homelessness
Today is R U OK? Day – a national day of action to remind us of how important it is to ask those around us how they are doing. Continue reading R U OK? The question that could change a life