Community Services Directorate delivers excellence through client-centred services and strives to create a safe and equitable community.

Our vision is to empower people to meet their full potential and enable the development of inclusive and strong communities.

Latest news

Published 25 May 2022

Leading by example: becoming a mentor

Do you have board experience? Are you looking to give back to the community?

Published 20 May 2022

Meet Multicultural Champion, Marrwah Ahmadzai

Published 17 May 2022

Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week celebrates volunteers around the country

Published 16 May 2022

Volunteer gardeners support tenants

Volunteer gardeners support tenants to keep their yard looking 10/10

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

Supporting the ACT's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Children and Families

Support for parents, extended family and carers.

Child Development

Assessment, referral and information for children 0-6 years.


Fostering an inclusive and supportive ACT community.


Creating an inclusive Canberra for people with disability.


Social housing and homelessness services for people in the ACT.


Supporting members of the ACT multicultural communities.

Safer Families

Supporting the ACT’s response to family and domestic violence.


Supporting seniors in the ACT.


Supporting veterans in the ACT.


Working to enhance the status of women.


Providing opportunities for young people in the ACT.

Page updated: 18 Aug 2009