Communities for Children (CfC) requirements

For organisations running programs funded by the Department of Social Services (DSS) under the Communities for Children Facilitating Partners sub-activity of the Families and Children Activity

Content type
Resource sheet
Published

December 2021

About this resource

This information is for organisations running programs funded by the Department of Social Services (DSS) under the Communities for Children Facilitating Partners sub-activity of the Families and Children Activity.


If your organisation is not funded under Communities for Children, this resource is not for you.


 

50% evidence-based program requirement

Under the Communities for Children Facilitating Partners sub-activity, Facilitating Partners work with Community Partners to deliver programs and services.

In 2017, DSS introduced a requirement that Facilitating Partners allocate at least 50% of their funding to high-quality evidence-based programs.

 

There are 2 ways to meet this requirement:

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