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Fams exists because in NSW too many vulnerable children and their families do not get the support they need.

This peak body’s unwavering and dependable advocacy, action and advice transforms the system so that vulnerable children and families get the right support, in the right place, at the right time.

Fams talks with Shadow Minister Kate Washington, MP

Fams CEO Susan Watson and Sector Engagement Manager Kim Stace had the opportunity to hear the Opposition Leader’s response to the NSW Budget and meet with Shadow Minister for Family and Community Services Kate Washington MP today.

Save the Date for NCOSS ‘Vision, Voice, Value’ 2022 Conference

Fams is proud to be on the advisory group for the NSW Council of Social Service (NCOSS) ‘V3’ conference, to be held on 17-18 October 2022 in Sydney.

AIFS 2022 Conference Explores Post Pandemic Family Challenges

Fams CEO Susan Watson was pleased to attend the AIFS 2022 Conference in Melbourne this week.

NSW Budget allocates $1.4 billion to Early Learning

Fams welcomes news of crucial investments in the first 2,000 days of a child’s life via a $1.4 billion childcare package to be included in next week’s NSW budget.

Send your Questions! In Conversation With… Brad Morgan from Emerging Minds

Get set for our next In Conversation With… featuring Brad Morgan, Director of children’s mental health organisation Emerging Minds.

In Conversation With.....Brad Morgan, Emerging Minds

Tuesday 5 July – 1.00-2.00pm

Emerging Minds helps you connect with better mental health information and approaches for infants, children and families. Topics will include advice on preventing or intervening early in the progression of children’s mental health difficulties and how to build and support a range of practices and attitudes aiming to keep child mental health in mind.

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