Media Releases

September 2015

Disability policy a priority for Social Services Minister

Social Services Minister the Hon. Christian Porter MP has welcomed the finalisation of the machinery of government changes in the Turnbull Ministry that will see some changes to the composition of the Social Services portfolio.

Women's Safety Package to Stop the Violence

The Australian Government has announced a $100 million package of measures to provide a safety net for women and children at high risk of experiencing violence. The package will improve frontline support and services, leverage innovative technologies to keep women safe, and provide education resources to help change community attitudes to violence and abuse.