Media Releases

November 2015

2015 National Disability Award winners announced

Outstanding efforts to improve the lives of people with disability were celebrated with the announcement of the 2015 National Disability Award winners tonight at Parliament House.

Giving families more support

Over 33,000 Australian families will be better off after more generous youth payment means testing measures passed Parliament today.

Launch of Changing the Story

A framework to address the causes of violence against women and their children has been launched in Parliament House today.

Improving the disability employment system

People with disability, their families, carers and employers are encouraged to provide feedback on a new discussion paper aimed at developing a National Disability Employment Framework.