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.
The Department of Human Services supported Guide Dogs Australia during May, with a month long fundraising campaign to suggest a name for a Guide Dog puppy.
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.
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from General Manager Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during July.
If you live in or travel across Canberra or south-eastern NSW, it’s comforting to know the Snowy Hydro SouthCare rescue helicopter is there saving lives 24/7 every day of the year.
In this episode of the Human Services Podcast, General Manager Hank Jongen talks homelessness.
Department of Human Services staff put their passion for golf to good use and took on the challenge of playing every golf course across Tasmania in one month to raise money for beyondblue.
June 14 is World Blood Donor Day. The Department of Human Services has been supporting the Australian Red Cross Blood Service since 2007, saving thousands of lives through the donation of blood, plasma and platelets.
Kurt Tuthill Program Manager at the Department of Human Services has fond memories of his Dad bringing home an orphaned wombat when he was 5 years old, so it’s not surprising in his spare time he’s now a wildlife carer in Tasmania.