Program Manager - Community Development Program

Serah Binawel

In July 2018, the organisation entered into a Joint Venture with My Pathway for the delivery of the Community Development Program in the NPA Region. As part of this Joint Venture, the organisations worked together to review NPA employee structure, activity and set short and long-term goals for the program.

The Community Development Program (CDP) is a Federal Government funded project to assist remote job seekers transition from welfare into employment. NPA Family and Community Services is the current provider for the Northern Peninsular Area approximately 20 staff across three areas.

Connecting to CDP is easy. Jobseekers can be referred by Department of Human Services, transfer in from other provider region or simply come into the CDP officer. CDP staff will assist job seekers to find employment.

NPA Family and Community Services is now the lead agency delivering the Community Development Program for the NPA region since the 1st of July 2019.