A NSW free from poverty and inequality


02 March 2020

Today, a collective of over 20 Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal organisations joined with AbSec to demand urgent action from the NSW Premier the Hon. Gladys Berejiklian MP to address the over-representation of Aboriginal children and young people in the child protection system.

12 December 2019

The national, state and territory Councils of Social Service advocate to end poverty, inequality and exclusion, and to create an Australia where everyone participates in and benefits from social and economic life, and can exercise their human rights.

07 August 2019

Right now our NSW Members of Parliament are debating historic legislation which would bring NSW in line with other states and territories, and decriminalise abortion.

27 June 2019

In June 2019, Service NSW launched the Cost of Living service, a NSW Government initiative making it easier for households to access more than 70 rebates and savings.

24 June 2019

This month, Infrastructure NSW and Inner Sydney Voice launched the Get Ready for Flood Social Housing Sector project in the Hawkesbury-Nepean Valley.  This project falls under the Hawkesbury-Nepean Valley Flood Risk Management Strategy which aims to reduce the risks to life, property and i

15 April 2019

Disability supports in the community have garnered have a lot of media attention in recent weeks. The action isn’t contained to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), where only 10% of people with disability receive a funded package of support, but extends across the entire community. Read on for a summary of what has been going on.

18 March 2019

Statement from the Board of Sydney Alliance:

Our Alliance stands with our beloved Muslim sisters & brothers, as they grieve for the victims of the terrorist attack on Muslims in Christchurch on Friday. We commit our coalition to working towards a safe community for all.

17 December 2018

On 6 December, the Legislative Council tabled the report of its inquiry into the implementation of the NDIS in NSW. While acknowledging improvements are needed to the NDIS, the report had a major focus on the important role of the NSW Government in creating an inclusive society for people with disability.

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