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National Consumer Protection Framework for Online Wagering

National Consumer Protection Framework for Online Wagering

Australia’s first-ever National Framework for Protecting Australians from online wagering harm has been announced.
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Annual Report 2018

The Department of Social Services Annual Report 2017–18

The department’s Annual Report is now available online.
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National Redress Scheme

National Redress Scheme now open

The National Redress Scheme is providing support to those who have experienced institutional child sexual abuse.
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Australian Government Response to the Royal Commission

On 13 June 2018, the Australian Government released its response to the Royal Commission, including the establishment of the National Office for Child Safety within the Department of Social Services.
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Building Employer Demand Research Report

The Department of Social Services engaged Kantar Public to conduct primary research in order to provide a robust understanding of the business characteristics, attitudes and perceived barriers employers face in employing people with disability.
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