Government services

If you need help there are NSW Government support services available to help you with life events.

COVID-19 (coronavirus)

There are important changes to government support services due to the outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus).

Read the full information about changes to government support services

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Knowing what you need to do when starting a family or preparing for retirement may be daunting. Working out what to do when someone dies may be difficult and time consuming.

Find services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in health, employment, education and housing.

If you are a carer find out about support, advice and counselling services and payments. Support services are also available for foster, relative and kinship carers of children.

Find disability support services for help with housing, transport, sport and recreation.

Domestic and family violence is a crime. If you are experiencing violence you can access housing, legal, financial and counselling support services.

Find services to help you if you're homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

Find health, housing and employment support services for refugees. You can also find English language classes and training courses to help you get a job.

Find out about concessions available to seniors, how to apply for the Age Pension, and get help with decisions about your future legal, health and financial needs.

Find information to prepare you for leaving school, learning to drive, and entering the workforce. Find support services for managing your mental health, relationships and your sexuality.


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Information and advice on COVID-19 (coronavirus) for community and businesses in New South Wales.
Read the latest news updates, or learn more about current NSW Government projects and initiatives.
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NSW Government is delivering bushfire recovery assistance to help people and businesses impacted by bushfires. The Service NSW bushfire customer care service has specialists to help guide you every step of the way.
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