Emergency Food Relief

Emergency Food Relief

Last week, Fams provided details for Service NSW emergency food relief. We received feedback that the phone number provided by DCJ wasn’t very helpful. Thanks to the persistence of local service providers, a more...
Public Health Order Compliance

Public Health Order Compliance

Yesterday, Fams was joined (at ridiculously short notice) by Angus McFarland, Assistant Secretary of the ASU NSW & ACT Services Branch, and David Prior, Workplace Relations Specialist at Jobs Australia.  Public Health Orders are...
Toward Access and Equity Research Study

Toward Access and Equity Research Study

Invitation to take part in research The Research Centre for Children and Families is undertaking research to explore professional views of influences on parenting capacity assessments with parents with intellectual disability in New South Wales. The study is funded by...
ARACY Release “What’s in the Nest?”

ARACY Release “What’s in the Nest?”

ARACY have released the new ‘What’s in the Nest’ resource. The Nest is a versatile, evidence-based and prevention-focused wellbeing framework for children and young people developed by ARACY in 2012 in partnership with 150 organisations and close to 4000 children,...
Please Help Us Be Your Voice

Please Help Us Be Your Voice

Since the COVID-19 pandemic appeared in March 2020, Fams has been working closely with the sector to learn and understand what you need to keep working safely. So that Fams can keep advocating for the resources you need, we must urgently understand the state of the...