Important New Information for Leaving Care Planning

FACS has just released the following guiding principles to help caseworkers ensure young people receive the support and encouragement they need as they transition into independent adulthood.

  1. Leaving Care Planning Guiding Principles
  2. Reconnection Planning Guiding Principles

An updated NSW Transition to Independent Living Allowance (TILA) Application Form has also been released, which includes the addition of a new EFT payment option. This change creates flexibility to choose the most appropriate payment option to meet the young person’s needs. Check this helpful How to Apply for TILA in NSW sheet for more information.