Consulting and Communication

Policy and Program

Department of Premier & Cabinet:

  • New Directions in Human Services for Rural and Remote Areas new interagency policy paper to attract frontline human services staff to remote NSW - 2008


  • Development of the NSW Smoking Cessation Framework in 2017
  • Stakeholder engagement frameworks (consumer and carer participation) for National Mental Health Commission and Partners in Recovery 
  • Development of key policy instruments (National Communications Charter for Mental Health & Suicide Prevention; draft National Report Card chapter on stigma; Stakeholder Participation & Engagement Framework) for National Mental Health Commission 2013
  • Strategic Reviews (internal and external) for the National Mental Health Commission 2012-2013
  • Project management and design of key governance and program structure and tools to establish Partners in Recovery, the Federal Government's major multi-agency mental health initiative in Eastern and Inner Western Sydney - 2013 and 2014
  • Mental health capacity building project for UnitingCare NSW.ACT
  • Drafting the Drug & Alcohol Use Policy for Ambulance Service NSW - 2012


  • Service model development for early intervention child and family mental health service for UnitingCare - 2014
  • Service model development for community detention of unaccompanied minors and family support - 2013
  • Best practice service models for out of home care - 2012
  • Tender preparation and service design for FaHCSIA Family Drug Support program on behalf of UnitingCare Burnside and St Vincents Hospital - 2009
  • Development of service models for the seven integrated case management family violence services across NSW with Nexus Management Consulting - 2008

Housing NSW:

  • Major project to develop a new Tenant Engagement Framework, with peak consultations, literature reviews and drafting - 2010-2011
  • Review of Start Safely assistance for women leaving domestic violence - 2011
  • Principles and partnership agreement for working with Aboriginal Housing Office - 2011
  • Initiatives to address Social Isolation - 2010
  • Developing Community Regeneration Partnership Plans in six priority locations across NSW - 2009
  • Drafting of Community Development Framework - 2008
  • Development of Connecting Older Tenants pilot program - 2007


  • Development of service model for family drug support servie, UnitingCare Burnside - 2009
  • Community development policies and procedures for the Sydney Community Foundation - 2007