How it all began
Tuggeranong Family Action formed to meet the child care needs of the Tuggeranong Valley. Tuggeranong Community Service also formed to provide community services for the elderly, transport for the disadvantaged, referrals and advocacy.
Aligning community services
Tuggeranong Family Action and Tuggeranong Community Service merged under the name of Tuggeranong Community Service
Tuggeranong suburbs grow
Tuggeranong Community Centre opened on the shores of Lake Tuggeranong as a dedicated base for the Tuggeranong Community Service.
Serving more communities
Tuggeranong Community Service changed its name to Communities@Work Incorporated and merged with Weston Creek Community Service.
Communities@Work leading role
Communities@Work plays a leading role in the government-appointed Bushfire Recovery Taskforce and continues to solidify its children services leadership position.
Not-for-profit company limited
Corporate governance and operational views resulted in Communities@Work becoming a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee.
Amalgamation with Galilee Inc.
Communities@Work amalgamates with Galilee Inc and improves integration and service efficiency.
Reach across the ACT
Communities@Work merges with Gungahlin Regional Community Service, broadening its reach across the ACT.
Key provider of community services
Communities@Work is one of the largest community service organisations in the ACT, employing over 700 people, harnessing the passionate commitment of over 300 volunteers and providing services to more than 20,000 clients annually.