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DSS Grants Applications Closing Soon

Applications for DSS Grants closing soon

Applications for funding under the new The Department of Social Services (DSS) grants programme are closing 2.00pm AEST, Wednesday 23 July 2014.
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The Stronger Relationships Trial

Stronger Relationships trial

The Stronger Relationships trial will run for 12 months from 1 July 2014, and provide up to 100,000 couples with $200 towards relationship education and counselling.
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Let's talk about changes to aged care

“Let’s talk about changes to aged care…”

Changes to aged care start from 1 July and will give you more choice, more control, and more of the services you might need to help you stay in your own home for longer and remain independent.
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Welfare Review Feature

Have your say on Australia’s future welfare system

The Reference Group on Welfare Reform’s Interim Report A New System for Better Employment and Social Outcomes has been released for public and stakeholder comment.
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Stronger Relationships Trial

The Stronger Relationships trial will run for 12 months from 1 July 2014, and provide up to 100,000 couples with $200 towards relationship education and counselling.
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Higher Accommodation Supplement

From 1 July 2014, the Government will increase its contribution towards the accommodation costs of eligible residents in residential aged care facilities that are new or have been significantly refurbished since 20 April 2012.
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Second Action Plan

The Second Action Plan of the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022 (the National Plan) was launched on Friday 27 June by the Prime Minister, Tony Abbott.
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