Social Services

Tangentyere’s Social Services Department aims to improve the quality of life of Town Camp residents and the wider community, through providing innovative, responsive and culturally appropriate services.

Our dedicated team of primarily Aboriginal staff work in close partnership with government and other non-government agencies to deliver these services and build community capacity.

In addition, we continue to advocate for the rights of our members who some of the most marginalised people in Australia, both on an individual level and a policy level.

The Department includes the following programs:

Social Justice Programs

  • Aboriginal Community Patrols
  • Community Safety
  • more ...

ER and ID Card Service

  • Tangentyere Card
  • Emergency Relief
  • Vulnerable Groups
  • more ...

Research Hub

  • “Researching ourselves back to life”
  • more ...

Aged and Community Services

Tangentyere Artists

  • Training, Production, Distribution & Marketing Support
  • more ...

Chronic Disease Care Coordinator

  • To provide all patients with an identified Chronic Disease with a care plan;
  • To accept referrals from General Practitioners
  • more ...

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department info

Phone: 08 8951 4244
Fax: 08 8952 8521
Email: Click to send
Location:

 
4 Elder Street
Alice Springs,
NT 0870
Mailing
Address:

 
PO Box 8070
Alice Springs,
NT 0871

Tangentyere Council