Minister for Social Services Kevin Andrews has welcomed a new report which shows the Australian divorce rate is on the decline, but says the figure is still too high.
The Australian Government is investing $1 million over three years into the sporting community to help reduce violence against women and children.
The Australian Government will extend social support and regional drought coordinator services to families living in drought-affected communities in Queensland and New South Wales for a further six months.
The Australian Government today signed a new social security agreement with the Indian Government which will make retirement easier for residents of both countries and help improve their retirement incomes.
Today marks the fifth anniversary of the Apology to the Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants.
The Australian Government is funding the development of a new phase of Camp Quality’s successful Primary School Education Programme, which continues to teach children about cancer.
The announcement of approximately $3.5 million for 20 new research projects will support the reduction of violence against women and their children.
A new national working group will be established to tackle the increasing impact of illegal offshore wagering on Australian racing and sports.
Minister for Social Services Kevin Andrews has today welcomed a report providing further evidence of Australia as a cohesive society.
The Commonwealth Government will re-establish the Prime Minister’s Community Business Partnership to bring together government, community and business leaders to develop practical strategies to foster a culture of philanthropic giving and volunteering in Australia.