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National will improve housing options for Kiwis
Families best welfare system we have
National to reform social services for Kiwis
Untangling knot of trauma – Blue Knot Day 2019
Extra $132 million on dole payments
NSW Deputy Premier and Nationals Leader urges Morrison Government to reconsider Newstart position
ACTCOSS celebrates success over past seven years and begins search for new leader
First Anniversary of National Apology to Victims and Survivors of Institutional Child Sexual Abuse
Right to enjoy childhood focus of National Children’s Week
Limited progress on reducing inequality in ACT labour market
Bill to refresh superannuation system passes first reading
New CEO of National Disability Insurance Agency
Next phase of adult social care recruitment campaign begins
New Chief Executive Officer to lead PSA
Applications open for share in $8.8 million NDIS Transition Assistance Funding
Single most effective step to reduce poverty this Anti-Poverty Week
Anti-Poverty Week kicks off in Canberra – Show solidarity and learn something new
Government awards $65m in NDIS information grants to help connect and build up disability community
Community Cottage celebrates 100 years
Federal-State cooperation continues NDIS build with improvements in transport
Retirement Incomes Review Panel lacks credibility on low-income issues and must be expanded
Work underway for 100 new affordable homes under Hobart City Deal
Minister must retract offensive Newstart comments, apologise and take urgent action
Review of financial counselling services released
Appointment Extension Local Government Superannuation Committee
10,000 jobseekers on track thanks to Jobs Victoria
Participation in National Redress Scheme continues to grow
WHO launches digital app to improve care for older people
Better rent protections welcome
Council scores Social Strategy goals
Productivity Commission highlights need to increase Rent Assistance and invest in social housing
ACTCOSS and Youth Coalition welcome recognition of school-community partnerships for student safety
Budget balanced: Govt. out of excuses
Parliament must stand firm against expensive, ineffective, demeaning policies designed to distract from urgent need to increase Newstart
Health barriers focus of new report
Government’s drug testing policy demeaning and flawed
GDP figures confirm economic case for urgent increase to Newstart and investment in social housing
New website supports fathers across Australia
New report shows economic benefit of improving social inclusion
Funding extended for Public Intoxication services in Mount Isa
New Zealand First expresses concern with misrepresentation of Kiwisaver Bill Stance
Labor’s opposition to inhumane robodebt more evidence error-ridden program needs to go
“More food for my kids”; “replace worn-through clothing”; “keep a car running to get to a job” – ACOSS survey…
Unnecessary, demeaning cashless debit card unfairly targets people just because they can’t find paid work
Tupu Aotearoa supports young Pacific people to lead fulfilling and prosperous lives
ACOSS welcomes Australian Medical Association’s support for an increase to Newstart
TSU Biology Journal entered Web of Science Core Collection
Report that Government removed recommendation for Newstart increase alarming