Community Services Policy and Programs

Community Services Policy and Programs is responsible for providing effective support to vulnerable children, young people, individuals and families through a range of programs. This includes funding support programs, building capacity across government and the community and overseeing whole of government strategies.

Community Services Policy and Programs delivers five programs:

  1. Elder abuse prevention strategy
  2. Family support services
  3. Neighbourhood houses
  4. Gambling support services
  5. Community family violence and sexual assault services

Community Services Industry Plan

The Community Services Industry Plan 2021‑2031 is a strategic approach to growing the skills and capacity of community services workers.

Read more about the Community Services Industry Plan.