Do you have a few years of experience or are you a recent graduate and keen to share your passion and energy working for an organisation at the forefront of leading and shaping the future of communities in Greater Western Sydney? Join a supportive team environment during an exciting time of growth and development! Western […]
The 2017 – 2018 Federal Budget is certainly a mixed bag with early analyses of the budget’s impact on local communities indicating that there are likely to be benefits in some regards while damaging effects in other areas. The good news for Western Sydney is the level of investment in infrastructure, primarily as a result […]
On Tuesday 9th May a very informative Nepean Regional Forum “Working together to make the reforms work” was held at the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre in Katoomba, providing updates and lively discussion on the disability and aged care reforms. This event was a collaborative effort between WSCF, LEEP, NDCO and Blue Mountains, Penrith and Hawkesbury City Councils. Presentations from the Forum are available below.
WSCF has just released our latest NDIS/CCSP update No. 8 – March 2017. It covers some highlights from the latest round of NDIS provider readiness forums and other recent information releases, with a focus on information relevant to Community Care Supports Program (CCSP) providers. View and download the update here.
Western Sydney Community Forum (WSCF) has organized a one-day conference to help further unpack the nine destinations featured in the Aged Care Roadmap (or the Roadmap). The Roadmap, completed in March 2016, was developed by the Aged Care Sector Committee. The Committee was tasked by the former Assistant Minister for Social Services, Senator the Hon […]
The Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development has confirmed that the Western Sydney Airport Plan has been finalised and an interactive portal has been launched to demonstrate what the Western Sydney Airport could potentially look like. Inside the portal, you can look at the Western Sydney Airport site in 3D, view a series of short information […]
This Calendar is accurate at time of release. It contains dates, venues and convenor contact details for community care forums (aged and disability) in Western Sydney and the Nepean, NSW. If you’re attending a forum for the first time, please check with the meeting convenor for any change in venue, date or time. You can […]
The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) have recently released the updated Information Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) Commissioning Framework. Click here to access. This version incorporates the feedback received as part of the ILC consultation sessions held earlier in the year. The ILC Commissioning Framework explains how the ILC Policy will be implemented by: Outlining […]
TASTE Cultural Food Tours Inc. was established in 2010, with the support of the Benevolent Society. As a social enterprise, it has had a huge role in showcasing and celebrating the diversity of Western Sydney. However, TASTE is much more than just a social enterprise. TASTE have been challenging perceptions and cultivating an understanding of […]