The Commonwealth and Victorian Governments have reaffirmed their commitment to changing the culture that leads to violence against women, both providing $3.3 million over the next three years to primary prevention organisation, Our Watch.
The appointment by the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) of a new CEO has been welcomed by the Turnbull Government
Minister for Social Services, Christian Porter and Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability services attended the sod turning event for the new NDIA headquarters in Geelong.
Community organisations will benefit from more than $65 million in funding to help build inclusive and resilient communities.
The Queensland Government has reached agreement with the Commonwealth on access to the DisabilityCare Australia Fund (DCAF), securing an initial payment of $52.8 million in 2017.
The Turnbull Government today announced a boost to the supply of social and affordable housing with a $6 million investment in The Big Issue's Homes for Homes initiative.
The Board overseeing the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will draw on an expanded Independent Advisory Council (IAC) from July this year, ensuring broader representation for people with disability during this critical period for the NDIS.
The Turnbull Government today backs its commitment to comprehensive reform of Australia’s welfare system by introducing the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform) Bill 2017.
The Turnbull Government will today introduce legislation to simplify and strengthen a number of government payments.
The Turnbull Government is providing an extra $13.8 million to Our Watch to fund a range of important initiatives to help stop violence before it happens.