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Directorate: Justice Strategy & Programs
Division: Strategy Policy & Commissioning
Development, distribution and application of best practice principles for working with people with cognitive impairment.
Assurance that people with a cognitive impairment are supported and provided with tailored support when interacting with DCJ:
Provision of an increased understanding across the justice sector to identify and respond to the needs of people with a cognitive impairment.
The proposed project aligns with the following outcome areas for the DIAP:
Agencies aligning their policies with the best practice standards
Annual reviews across agencies, ensuring they align their programs and policies with best practice standards
Current Status: Pending
Status Explanatory Note:
Status reports provided:
24 Nov 2021
We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of NSW and pay our respects to Elders past, present, and future.
Informed by lessons of the past, Department of Communities and Justice is improving how we work with Aboriginal people and communities. We listen and learn from the knowledge, strength and resilience of Stolen Generations Survivors, Aboriginal Elders and Aboriginal communities.
You can access our apology to the Stolen Generations.