Department of Family and Community Services

Service Description

Works with children, adults, families and communities to improve lives and help people realise their own potential. They have responsibility to protect children and young people from risk of significant harm. Main areas include improving long term outcomes particularly for Aboriginal children and families, making children safe at home with their families, and access to information that includes policy, Royal Commission, information and initiatives and reform.

Alternate Names: Department of Ageing, Disability & Homecare

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm


Referral System

Self Referral

Service Fees

Most services are free, small fees may apply

Languages (other than English)

Interpreter services available

Disability Access

Yes. Wheelchair Accessible, Toilet

Organisational Information

Area Served


Parent Organisation

NSW Government Family & Community Services

Postal Address

Locked Bag 5000




Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

Yes, ring 1800 203 966

Last Updated: 18 November 2023