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Minister for Social Services Kevin Andrews and Parliamentary Secretary Concetta Fierravanti-Wells today announced the new members of the Australian Multicultural Council.
Social Services Minister Kevin Andrews has announced Australian Government-contracted doctors will assess new claims for the Disability Support Pension from next year to achieve consistency and equity across the country.
I am delighted that Matthew Guy has been elected Leader of the Victorian Parliamentary Liberal Party.
I have a longstanding personal and professional interest in how we can build a better society; how we can strengthen the institutions of civil society and how we can strengthen community resilience.
Human trafficking and slavery are serious crimes that violate human rights and can never be tolerated.
Good morning and thank you Noel and Tony for your invitation to address TasCOSS today and for the work you do as the President and Chief Executive, respectively.
Newstart, Youth Allowance, Sports, Australian Sports Commission, Australian athletes.
Welfare, Abuse of the welfare system, Disability Support Pension.
Budget, Victorian election, Paid Parental Leave
As a society, we should do more to support women who choose to have families and a career and this is exactly what the Abbott government’s paid parental leave scheme is designed to do.
Family formation and stability remain the essential catalysts for intergenerational renewal, formative human interaction, socialising children and linking individuals to the wider society.