Australian Council of Social Service

Service Description

A national advocate for action to reduce poverty and inequality. It is the peak body for the community service sector in Australia. It focuses on leading and supporting initiatives within the welfare and community services sectors, developing policy and action by government and business by using experiences of those people affected by poverty and inequality. Policy areas include income support and employment, economics and tax, housing and homelessness, sector policy, poverty and inequality, health and climate and energy.

Alternate Names: ACOSS

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm


Referral System

Contact Directly

Service Fees

Yes - membership

Disability Access

Yes. Lift

Organisational Information

Area Served


Postal Address

Locked Bag 4777

Strawberry Hills



Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities


Last Updated: 5 May 2020