About Us

Communities@Work is Canberra’s largest not-for-profit community organisation, working with our community to support positive educational outcomes, and build resilient, sustainable and socially inclusive communities in the ACT and capital region.

We provide a wide range of early education and care services and community services in the ACT and Capital region, delivering high quality services that support positive educational outcomes, assists in alleviating hardship, enhances quality of life and leads to positive social change.

Communities@Work is a public company limited by guarantee and is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. We employ over 600 employees, engage nearly 100 self-employed Family Day Care educators and harness the passionate commitment of more than 130 volunteers.

Our size enables us to deliver affordable, innovative and flexible services that respond to changing community needs, and importantly, we invest every dollar right back into the Canberra region, including the provision of much needed services for the vulnerable and disadvantaged. With over 42 years working and living in the Canberra community, Communities@Work and our team of passionate employees know and understand our community and are dedicated to building a better Canberra community.

Our Services

While some community services are provided on a fee-for-service basis or funded through government contracts, our charitable programs rely on strong corporate, philanthropic and community support; and we are endorsed to receive tax deductible donations.

We value productive partnerships and invite you to support our efforts to make a difference in our community by donating, volunteering or spreading the word.

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