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Barnardos Mother of the Year NT 2019 winner announced

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Barnardos Mother of the Year NT 2019 winner announced

Melissa Lay has been named Barnardos Mother of the Year NT 2019.

NT Seniors Card 2019 Discount Directory launches this Friday in Alice Springs

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NT Seniors Card 2019 Discount Directory launches this Friday in Alice Springs

Council of the Ageing NT (COTA NT) and Minister Wakefield MLA will launch this year’s NT Seniors Card Discount Directory in Alice Springs on Friday 12 April.

Legislative Amendments

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Legislative Amendments

Territory Families reached a key milestone in the law reform work we have been undertaking to introduce the Care and Protection of Children Amendment Bill and the Youth Justice and Related Legislation Amendment Bill in the Legislative Assembly.

Sharing and Strengthening Our Practice - Domestic, family and sexual violence conference

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Sharing and Strengthening Our Practice - Domestic, family and sexual violence conference

On 9 and 10 May 2019, domestic, family and sexual violence frontline workers and practitioners will come together for the inaugural biennial Sharing and Strengthening Our Practice Conference in Darwin.

Domestic and family violence information sharing guidelines feedback sought

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Domestic and family violence information sharing guidelines feedback sought

In late 2018 amendments were made to the Domestic and Family Violence Act

Cross Sector Orientation Workshop in Alice Springs

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Cross Sector Orientation Workshop in Alice Springs

About 200 people are expected to attend the annual Cross Sector Orientation Workshop (CSOW) at the Alice Springs Convention Centre today.

Territory Families and Charles Darwin University Collaborative Agreement Signing

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Territory Families and Charles Darwin University Collaborative Agreement Signing

On 26 March 2019, Territory Families Deputy Chief Executive of Organisational Services, Nicole Hurwood and Vice-Chancellor of Charles Darwin University, Professor Simon Maddocks signed the 2019-2024 Collaborative Agreement.

2019 International Women’s Day Calendar of Events

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2019 International Women’s Day Calendar of Events

8 March is International Women’s Day

Guide for Kinship and Foster Carers

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Guide for Kinship and Foster Carers

The Guide for Kinship and Foster Carers, Caring for Children and Young People in the Northern Territory is designed to provide carers with the best information and resources available.

Back on Track

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Back on Track

A new $5million Back on Track Program will be developed to prevent youth crime, divert young people away from the youth justice system and provide alternatives to detention.