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Australian Priority Investment Approach to Welfare launched

Australian Priority Investment Approach to Welfare launched

The Minister for Social Services has launched the Baseline Valuation Report of the Australian Priority Investment Approach to Welfare.
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Longitudinal Data Conference 2016

Early bird registration NOW OPEN - Longitudinal Data Conference 2016

The National Centre for Longitudinal Data (NCLD) is hosting the first comprehensive Australian
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Job Access

New look JobAccess website launched

The JobAccess website has been updated to improve access to relevant information about disability employment for people with disability, employers and service providers.
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Budget 2016

Budget 2016

The 2016-17 Budget was released on 3 May 2016, to find out more visit our dedicated Budget webpage. You’ll find media releases, fact sheets and the Portfolio Budget Statement.
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Latest News

Try, Test and Learn Fund

Groups identified by the Priority Investment Approach will receive support from current programs and from new and innovative policy responses to be developed through the $96.1 million Try, Test and Learn Fund.
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Possible Scam Alert

The Department of Social Services (DSS) has recently received reports that members of the public have been contacted via phone by an individual or individuals identifying themselves as DSS officers offering a $7,600 government grant.
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