Territory Families, Housing and Communities provides support services across child protection, domestic and family violence, youth justice services, housing, homelessness, social inclusion, sport and active recreation and celebrates arts, culture, heritage, libraries and archives. Find out more about us.
Children and families
Foster and kinship care, rates, resources, quality assurance, FACES support line, transforming out of home care, Multi-Agency Community and Child Safety Framework.
Housing and homelessness
Urban and remote housing, initiatives and strategies, town camps, homelands, healthy homes program, government employee housing, public housing wait times and allocations.
Sport and active recreation
NT Institute of Sport, athlete and coach development, scholarships and grants, NT sports awards, NT Sport and Active Recreation Strategic Plan 2021-25, sport and active recreation.
Arts and culture
Araluen Cultural Precinct, creative industries, Arts NT, Museum and Art Gallery of the NT, National Aboriginal Art Gallery, State Square Art Gallery.
Social inclusion and interpreting services
Office of Gender Equity and Diversity, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Office of Senior Territorians, Office of Youth Affairs, Office of Disability, Interpreting and Translating Service NT.
Domestic, family and sexual violence reduction
Domestic, family and sexual violence prevention and reduction, information sharing, risk assessment and management, National plan to reduce violence against women and their children.
What we are doing
A suspected sinkhole near the Supreme Court has uncovered an historic well.
Shelters for vulnerable women and children escaping domestic violence across the Northern Territory will soon receive a welcome pack of essential items.
The NT Disability Strategy and Action Plan moving the Territory to be a more inclusive community.
This week, the NT Government launched the first ever Disability Strategy and Action Plan.
The Northern Territory is now home to twenty-one new Youth Justice Officers (YJO), following a recent graduation ceremony held in Darwin.
The official opening of the Alice Springs Town Camps Child and Family Centre was recently marked, and it is delivering a range of support services across seven Town Camp communities.
Scattered across the eastern corridor of the Northern Territory are reinforced shelters from when Territorians looked to the sky to dodge falling rockets.
Applications are now open for the $100 sport vouchers for children from transition to year 12 living in an urban area in the Northern Territory.
Born out by the McArthur River, Joyce Dirdi has called Borroloola home for most of her life.
Local pandanus grass was woven into traditional fishing baskets during the festivities at Yilli Housing Short Stay Accommodation (YiSSA) open day, held as part of NAIDOC celebrations yesterday.
Participants in the Back on Track program complete a vibrant new mural at Anglicare NT’s Garraworra Supported Transitional Accommodation complex in Berrimah.
The joy of NAIDOC week is simply being with her family and community.
A showcase of trampolining, trapeze and tumbling lit up Nightcliff Community Centre as Corrugated Iron Youth Arts held their end of term circus spectacular last week.
The Northern Territory Government has published a market sounding report to shape the future procurement opportunity for the Shiers Street redevelopment.