ACT Community Service organisations include area-based community services, libraries, women’s information services and support services for Canberra Carers.
The ACT Government funds five general area-based Community Services organisations to provide a wide range of programs and services for individuals, families, children and young people in their local areas. The programs aim to support self-determination and reduce social isolation by bringing people together in inclusive, connected communities. Programs offered include:
- school aged care
- youth engagement
- community transport
- family and seniors support
- disability services
- in home and social support
- housing support
- mental ill health and wellbeing support
- art, sport and recreation activities.
Find out more information about the services offered by each organisation on their websites: