Life can be busy when you’re a student. You’re juggling classes, assignments and part time work. That’s why finding ways to make the most of your time is important.Continue reading Using myGov – top tips for students
The Tiwi Islands are 80 kilometres off the coast of mainland Northern Territory. It’s only a short distance from Darwin but the series of Islands are a world away from city life.
Bathurst Island, one of the two largest Islands that make up Tiwi, is predominantly populated by Indigenous communities where English is often their second or third language.Continue reading Talking Tiwi: local languages helping Indigenous customers
The to-do-list for parents of children starting early childhood education is a long one. There are new routines to learn, lunchboxes to pack and immunisations to organise.
If you’re planning to travel overseas this summer, it’s important to understand how it may affect your Centrelink and Medicare payments, and how to travel safely with PBS medication. Continue reading What you need to know before travelling overseas this summer
The Indigenous Apprenticeships Programme (IAP) has finished for another year, launching the public service careers of 238 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Today is International Migrants Day, where we recognise the valuable contributions of migrants like Azza Abouesh to our community.
Continue reading Giving back to migrant communities
As we look for the perfect presents for our loved ones, clever criminals are looking for their own Christmas gift – your money and identity.
Continue reading Tis’ the scamming season
Department of Human Services staff across Tasmania came together during 2018 to raise almost $30,000 for close to 70 charities.
Continue reading Tassie staff dig deep for the community
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during December 2018. Continue reading December 2018 Update #DHSTV
International Day of People with Disability is on 3 December 2018, and is a significant day for the Department of Human Services.
Continue reading Disability no barrier for staff at Department of Human Services