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HORNSBY COMMUNITY INFORMATION DIRECTORY

Family and Community Services - Community Services Pennant Hills

Phone: 02 9875 0800

Fax: 02 9875 0990

Location: lvl 7, 423 Pennant Hills Rd, Pennant Hills NSW 2120

Mail: PO Box 263, Pennant Hills NSW 1715

Web: www.facs.nsw.gov.au

Description: Works to promote the safety and wellbeing of children and young people and to build stronger families and communities. Assists children, young people and families across a continuum of care with a focus on child protection. Works to protect children and young people from risk of harm and to provide care for children and young people who are not able to live with their families. DoCS core activities are to help protect and care for children and young people and support their families, to provide and fund accommodation and support services for children and young people who need to live away from their families, to regulate child care by licensing and monitoring compliance, to fund and regulate adoption services, to fund support services to assist people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, to help people separated from their families to trace their records and to co-ordinate services to meet the basic welfare and recovery needs of people affected by natural and other disasters.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm (24 hours Child Protection)

Contact: Intake Officer. Other phone: 132 111 (24 hour DoCS Helpline), 133 627 (Mandatory reporting number)

Disability Access: Yes (lift, level entry and toilet)

Area Served: Hornsby; Hunters Hill; Parramatta; Ryde (and Epping)

Languages (other than English): Korean

Keywords: Children and Families; Youth; Adoption; Assessment and Referral Services; Child Abuse; Child Protection; Crisis Intervention Services; Disaster Services; Early Intervention; Emergency Accommodation; Family Support; Foster Care; Sexual Assault; Youth Accommodation; Community Service Groups; People with a Disability

Alternative Names: Department of Community Services

Parent Organisation: NSW Department of Community Services

© IDEAS [5703] Last Full Review: 28Jun19

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