The Department of Human Services is committed to providing equitable access to health and welfare services. To honour this commitment, some old remote service centres are being replaced with new energy-efficient modular buildings.
This year’s National Reconciliation Week 2017 theme was ‘Let’s take the next steps’. Continue reading National Reconciliation Week 2017
This year the Australian Government expanded their popular Indigenous Apprenticeships Programme (IAP) again, with more Government agencies offering more positions to Indigenous apprentices.
Over tens of thousands of years, more than 700 Indigenous languages and dialects have been spoken by Australia’s First Nations people on their lands.
Warning: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are warned that this article and accompanying video contain references to Ralph’s grandmother who passed away some years ago.
A commitment to providing social justice to our Indigenous communities is all in a day’s work for Department of Human Services Business Development Officer, Sharon Mercer.
With 10 children and 14 grandchildren, the significance of National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day is not lost on Damien Tunmuck.
The Australian Government is partnering with not-for-profit organization Jawun to bring public service and corporate expertise into Indigenous communities across Australia through the Jawun Indigenous Community Secondment Programme.
If you’re celebrating NAIDOC week in the top end, you might see some shirts designed by Naomy, a staff member from the Department of Human Services.
NAIDOC Week is a great opportunity to share the work the Department of Human Services Indigenous Specialist Officers do.