World Refugee Day (20 June) is an important time to reflect on the contribution refugees make to Australian society.
For many refugees, a new start is made possible by the hard work of dedicated Department of Human Services staff who provide immediate and ongoing links to services.
Continue reading Working to help refugees rebuild their lives
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during June 2018. Continue reading June #DHSTV Update
National Reconciliation Week (NRW) is an important occasion for the Department of Human Services to celebrate and deepen our understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture. Continue reading DHS recognises National Reconciliation Week
When Kristy Moran isn’t leading a team to deliver important digital projects at the Department of Human Services, she’s running the gauntlet for her football team to deliver touchdowns of another kind.
Continue reading Kristy touches down for Women’s Australian Gridiron League Championship
For busy mum and speech pathologist Ursula, the key to maintaining a work life balance for her family is access to childcare. It’s meant she can work and run their family business while raising her two young children.
Continue reading What 2 July childcare changes mean for families
You never know what opportunities might come your way when you volunteer.
Continue reading Fighting fires and floods – Denise is here to volunteer
From 2 July 2018, Child Care Subsidy and Additional Child Care Subsidy will replace the current child care payments. Listen to find out what these changes mean for you.
Continue reading Podcast: Child Care Subsidy
The Department of Human Services celebrates diversity among its 35,000 staff, reflecting the diversity of the Australian community. Continue reading Supporting LGBTI public servants
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during May 2018. Continue reading May 2018 Update #DHSTV