Children and families
Foster care payment rates, resources, quality assurance, transforming out of home care, residential care.
Youth Detention Reform Advisory Group, Youth Justice Advisory Committee, Youth detention census, Youth Justice Policy, Youth Outreach and Re-Engagement.
Office of Gender Equity and Diversity, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Office of Senior Territorians, Office of Youth Affairs.
Publications and policies
Publications, practice frameworks, and standards of professional practice.
What we are doing
Families of Tennant Creek now have greater access to vital support services with the opening of a new Child and Family Centre on the grounds of Tennant Creek Primary School.
All eligible members of the NT Seniors Recognition Scheme will transition across to the prepaid card from July 2020, giving them greater flexibility and choice on how to spend their $500 annual payment.
Territory Families recently launched the Multicultural Policy 2020-25, which outlines the objectives, outcomes and actions that will increase and strengthen multiculturalism in the NT.
Whether it is sports, film, horse riding, camping or even lip sync battles, young Territorians are spoilt for choice with hundreds of activities on offer across the NT during these June-July school holidays.
We understand that some members may not have booked travel due to uncertainties relating to COVID-19.
The Northern Territory Government is funding 10 community organisations close to $3 million to support those experiencing domestic, family and sexual violence.
Territorians can celebrate the achievements of women worldwide with a range of events taking place as part of International Women’s Day this week.
Approximately 1400 members of the NT Seniors Recognition Scheme have been issued a new prepaid card, giving them greater flexibility and choice on how to spend their $500 annual payment.
Community Youth Diversion (CYD) programs will be renewed in more than a dozen remote communities across the Top End and Central Australia following grants to new service providers.
The Equal Remuneration Order (ERO) for staff employed under the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 will be fully applied in 2020.