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
Kerrie first walked in to the former Department of Social Security office in Lismore in 1986 as a fresh-faced 20 year old.
In this month’s Department of Human Services’ Podcast, General Manager Hank Jongen discusses the upcoming changes to the pension assets test with one of the department’s specialist Financial Information Service Officers, Justin Bott.
Without a doubt, Australians know tough weather. From bushfires and tropical cyclones through to recent storms in Adelaide and flooding in Victoria and central New South Wales.
Andrew Gregory and Ian Cleghorn agree that helping run the two-vehicle Mobile Service Centre (MSC) fleet is the best job.
Robert Tedesco is thriving after landing a position in the Dandelion Programme, a three-year traineeship that allows people on the autism spectrum to use their IT skills and gain employment.
Parents of children who receive Youth Allowance or ABSTUDY Living Allowance as a dependent student need to update their financial details with the Department of Human Services as soon as possible to ensure their child continues receiving their payment.
This Movember, Department of Human Services General Manager Hank Jongen, will be joining the ‘stache of staff taking part in the month-long fundraising campaign for men’s health.
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from General Manager Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during November. Continue reading November update #DHSTV
More than 23 per cent of the Department of Human Services’ customers are from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.