News

Aboriginal Elders & Mentors Program Launch in Youth Detention Centres

news /

Aboriginal Elders & Mentors Program Launch in Youth Detention Centres

A new Aboriginal Elders and Mentors Program has been launched in the Alice Springs and Darwin youth detention centres.

New Youth Outreach Hubs

news /

New Youth Outreach Hubs

Territory Families has established a new Youth Outreach and Re-engagement Team (YORET) hub in the Palmerston CBD.

NT Seniors Recognition Scheme prepaid card is available

news /

NT Seniors Recognition Scheme prepaid card is available

A prepaid card is now available to NT Seniors Recognition Scheme members with unused travel voucher/s.

Draft Multicultural Policy Open for Public Comment

news /

Draft Multicultural Policy Open for Public Comment

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.

Prepaid Card for NT Seniors Recognition Scheme

news /

Prepaid Card for NT Seniors Recognition Scheme

A prepaid card is being introduced to members of the NT Seniors Recognition Scheme providing more flexibility and choice for members in how they manage their $500 payment.

Portrait of a Senior Territorian Art Award

news /

Portrait of a Senior Territorian Art Award

The Portrait of a Senior Territorian Art Award and exhibition celebrates the significant contributions senior Territorians make to our community and recognises outstanding Territory artists.

Expression of Interest for Membership - Minister's Advisory Council - Senior Territorians

news /

Expression of Interest for Membership - Minister's Advisory Council - Senior Territorians

Expressions of interest are being sought from the seniors community for seven members to join the Minister’s Advisory Council for Senior Territorians (MACST).

New Aboriginal Foster & Kinship Care Model Released

news /

New Aboriginal Foster & Kinship Care Model Released

Territory Families has partnered with Tangentyere Council Aboriginal Corporation to launch the new foster and kinship care model that will improve outcomes for Aboriginal children in care.

Cutting Youth Crime: New Darwin Youth Justice Centre Site Chosen

news /

Cutting Youth Crime: New Darwin Youth Justice Centre Site Chosen

The Northern Territory Government has chosen a site for the new Darwin Youth Justice Centre.

Northern Territory Gender Equality Framework

news /

Northern Territory Gender Equality Framework

The Northern Territory Government is developing a Northern Territory Gender Equality Framework and would like to hear from all Northern Territorians about how gender inequality affects their lives.