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Community Services Statewide Services provides operational support across all NSW districts to ensure the safety and wellbeing of children and young people and build stronger families and communities.
Community Services Statewide Services includes:
This map shows the 16 districts in 7 groups (PDF , 1.6 MB) that are now led by 7 Executive District Directors (EDDs) who are responsible for the delivery of DCJ services across Community Services and Housing. The districts align with the NSW Local Health Districts, allowing us to work closely and locally with one of our key stakeholders, the NSW Ministry of Health.
Cessnock, Dungog, Lake Macquarie, Maitland, Newcastle, Port Stephens, Singleton.
Armidale Dumaresq, Glen Innes Severn, Gunnedah, Guyra, Gwydir, Inverell, Liverpool Plains, Moree Plains, Muswellbrook, Narrabri, Tamworth Regional, Tenterfield, Upper Hunter Shire, Uralla, Walcha.
Bellingen, Coffs Harbour, Gloucester, Great Lakes, Greater Taree, Kempsey, Nambucca, Port Macquarie-Hastings.
Ballina, Byron, Clarence Valley, Kyogle, Lismore, Richmond Valley, Tweed.
Auburn, Baulkham Hills Shire, Blacktown, Holroyd, Parramatta.
Blue Mountains, Hawkesbury, Lithgow, Penrith.
Bankstown, Camden, Campbelltown, Fairfield, Liverpool, Wingecarribee, Wollondilly.
Kiama, Shellharbour, Shoalhaven, Wollongong.
Bega Valley, Bombala, Cooma-Monaro, Eurobodalla, Goulburn Mulwaree, Palerang, Queanbeyan, Snowy River, Upper Lachlan Shire, Yass Valley.
Botany Bay, Hurstville, Kogarah, Randwick, Rockdale, Sutherland Shire, Sydney LGA – Inner and East SLAs, Waverley, Woollahra, Lord Howe Island.
Ashfield, Burwood, Canada Bay, Canterbury, Leichhardt, Marrickville, Strathfield, Sydney LGA – South and West SLAs.
Hornsby, Hunters Hill, Ku-ring-gai, Lane Cove, Manly, Mosman, North Sydney, Pittwater, Ryde, Warringah, Willoughby.
Albury, Berrigan, Bland, Boorowa, Carrathool, Conargo, Coolamon, Cootamundra, Corowa Shire, Deniliquin, Greater Hume Shire, Griffith, Gundagai, Harden, Hay, Jerilderie, Junee, Leeton, Lockhart, Murray, Murrumbidgee, Narrandera, Temora, Tumbarumba, Tumut Shire, Urana, Wagga Wagga, Wakool, Young.
Balranald, Broken Hill, Central Darling, Wentworth, Unicorp. Far West.
Bathurst Regional, Blayney, Bogan, Bourke, Brewarrina, Cabonne, Cobar, Coonamble, Cowra, Dubbo, Forbes, Gilgandra, Lachlan, Mid-Western Regional, Narromine, Oberon, Orange, Parkes, Walgett, Warren, Warrumbungle Shire, Weddin, Wellington.
23 May 2022
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.