Information and resources about local government in WA are now available on the
Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries website
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is held 15 June each year to raise awareness of and prevent elder abuse.
The 2018 WA Volunteer Service Awards held in May celebrated 113 Western Australian volunteers.
Twelve recipients from across Western Australia have received up to $10,000 per project as part of the Community Gardens Grants Program.
The Community Services Excellence Awards recognise the vital role of individuals and organisations.
Communities recently celebrated 30 years of the WA Seniors Card, the first card of its kind in the country.
On 1 July 2017, the Department of Local Government and Communities' functions were transitioned to two new departments.
More information on the recent Machinery of Government changes.