Also known as:
Not-for-Profit Community Justice Organisation
Social Services and Social Welfare Organisation
DCSS Australia | Not-for-Profit Community Justice & Social Services Charity Organisation | www.dcssaustralia.org |
Diverse Communities & Social Services (DCSS) | Not-for-Profit Community Justice & Social Services Charity Organisation | www.dcssaustralia.org |
Indigenous Not-for-Profit Community Justice & Social Services Charity Organisation | www.dcssaustralia.org |
Indigenous Community Justice Charity Organisation | www.dcssaustralia.org |
Indigenous Community Justice Charity Organisation
Aboriginal Community Justice Charity Organisation (DCSS)
Indigenous Community Justice Charity Organisation (DCSS)
Koori Community Justice Charity Organisation (DCSS)
LGBTIQA+ Community Justice Charity Organisation (DCSS)
LGBTIQA+ Social Services (DCSS)
Equality Community Justice & Social Services Charity (DCSS)
DCSS Australia Inc.
Diverse Community & Social Services (DCSS) Australia Inc.
Diverse Communities & Social Services (DCSS) Australia Inc.
Diverse Communities & Social Services Australia Inc.
LGBTIQ - Support & Protection Services Inc.
LGBTIQ Protection Services Inc.
Po Box 18427
Collins Street East VIC 8003Australia
Address For Service email:
Who the charity helps:
Youth - 15 to under 25
Victims of disaster
Victims of crime (including family violence)
Veterans and/or their families
Pre/post release offenders and/or their families
People with disabilities
People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
People in rural/regional/remote communities
People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
Overseas communities or charities
Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
General community in Australia
Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
Financially disadvantaged people
Adults - aged 65 and over
Adults - aged 25 to under 65
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
4 May 2021
Next report due:
30 June 2022
Financial Year End:
Summary of activities
Diverse Communities and Social Services (DCSS Australia) is a registered DGR ACNC Charity and Not-for-Profit Community Justice and Social Services Organisation throughout Australia. Diverse Communities and Social Services (DCSS Australia) is the leading and only Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI), LGBTIQA+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer, Asexual or other gender and sexual diversities), Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD), Diversity and Inclusion focused organisation which delivers the leading Not-for-Profit Community Justice and Social Services Program operating across Australia. DCSS Australia delivers this program in close partnership with the Victorian Department of Justice - Fines Victoria (WDP Team), New South Wales (NSW) Revenue Office - Legal Aid (WDO Team), Western Australia (WA) Department of Justice, City of Melbourne, as well as many of our other Community Partners. DCSS Australia was established in 2014, Incorporated in 2016, Registered Charity Fundraiser in 2018, Registered Charity in 2019. Our Values are: Trust - Respect - Integrity - Belief - Equality (T.R.I.B.E.)
Where the charity operates
Financials & Documents
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The charity's subtype history
|Purpose||Start Date||End Date|
|Advancing social or public welfare||27 June 2019||—|
|Public Benevolent Institution (PBI)||27 June 2019||—|
Registration status history
|27 June 2019||Registered|
Enforcement action history
There have been no enforcements for this charity.