We are Working as One: Working Together Today for Our Children of Tomorrow


We are Working as One is an important guide for workers in non-Aboriginal managed organisations. The guide details how to effectively support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workers within non-Aboriginal managed organisations. The introductory guide brings together theory and practice through reflective practice.

Submission to NSW Department of Community Services


In early September, the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) released the Targeted Earlier Intervention Programs Sector Consultation Paper. Western Sydney Community Forum joined with partner peak agencies and local councils to host three Roundtables in Greater Western Sydney on the FACS Earlier Intervention Programs (TEIP) Reforms. In total the three Roundtables captured the

Submission to the Chair of the Legislative Council Standing Committee on Social Issues


This submission aims to respond to the Inquiry into service coordination in communities with high needs through a solutions based framework by demonstrating best practice examples in areas of high social needs in Greater Western Sydney and capturing key insights from local organisations. Key themes from these consultations are explored along with several recommendations

Submission to Australian Government Department of Social Services


Western Sydney Community Forum (WSCF) works to build strong, organised communities by bridging the divide between communities and policymakers at the local, regional, state and national levels. Western Sydney Community Forum employs two transport development officers who work closely with WSCF’s two HACC development officers. The Regional Transport Development Workers are also networked with Community

Submission to the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal


The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) have proposed a package of changes to public transport fares in NSW. The review into public transport fares has included: multiple stages of consultation on the structure of fares including an external benefits review; an economic analysis and consultation on fares for multi mode journeys, frequency discounts,