The Department of Family and Community Services delivers services to some of the most disadvantaged individuals, families and communities in NSW.
Family and Community Services supports over 800,000 people across NSW through its own services and through NGOs that it funds to provide services. We provide seniors cards to over 1 million seniors, and reach an additional estimated 1 million people through local community based programs.
We provide services to:
To enable vulnerable people to participate fully in NSW social and economic life and build stronger, more sustainable and inclusive communities.
Our work aims to: