A NSW free from poverty and inequality

Templates and resources

These resources are specifically designed to be capacity building tools for the NSW social services sector. 

Listed here are media release templates, campaign letter templates and best practice guidelines on a variety of topics, from governance to management and more. 

See the latest resources below or browse by focus area.

Final Dates for the NCOSS/FAMS TEI Practice Workshops - Book Here!


Have you been to a TEI "Measuring Outcomes, and the Logic that supports it" Practice Workshop yet?

We have announced new training dates for September and October. 

Impacts of reduced indexation for community service organisations in 2019/20 State budget - Case Studies

Reduced Indexation rates will have dramatic consequences for the NSW social services sector. Some service providers will have to reduce the number of services they are able to provide, others will have to reduce their staff. Read their stories.

New Dates Announced for 7 Additional Workshops Across NSW

Due to high demand, additional 'Measuring Outcomes and the Logic Model that Supports It' workshops have been scheduled across NSW.  These workshops are exclusively available to TEI funded services. 

Resources for TEI Local Learning Circles

In consultation with TEI stakeholders, NCOSS is currently developing user-friendly TEI outcomes-focused resources. You can use, adapt or further revise these customisable resources to suit the learning needs of your work team, interagency or Community of Practice. Watch this space!

Links to TEI Reform resources

For key information from NSW Department of Communities and Justice, bookmark TEI home page. For a summary list of TEI Reform resources, see below.

Key resources for TEI recommissioning (updated December 2019)

Skilled to Thrive: Moving towards Stories of Change and Good Practice

What stories are there to tell one year after the completion of NDIS roll-out in New South Wales?

Are disability information and advocacy services materially changing and adapting in response to the times?

Are there new practice models that are emerging, or old ones that are evolving?

NCOSS “Stories of Change and Good Practice” project is aiming to develop a set of practical resources.

NCOSS Advocacy Toolkit

Check out the NCOSS Advocacy Toolkit! We have created this resource to assist organisations in furthering their advocacy skills and to effectively advocate for their social issue. 

Template letter for your local MP

NCOSS has created a template letter for your local MP to advocate for change to the indexation rate, as set out in the recent State Budget, from 1.75% to at least 3%.

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