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.
Two passionate young Territorians have been selected to promote and coordinate the Northern Territory’s most exciting week of youth events – NT Youth Week 2020.
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.
A new Aboriginal Elders and Mentors Program has been launched in the Alice Springs and Darwin youth detention centres.
Territory Families has established a new Youth Outreach and Re-engagement Team (YORET) hub in the Palmerston CBD.
A prepaid card is now available to NT Seniors Recognition Scheme members with unused travel voucher/s.
A draft policy, recognising and supporting the strengths and positive contribution of multiculturalism in the Northern Territory, is open for public comment. The Draft Multicultural Policy for the Northern Territory 2020–2025 is part of the Government’s vision for a strong and diverse multicultural Territory.