Feature Stories

This page lists the stories that have been published on the website home page as Features.

BNLA report now available

Building a New Life in Australia (BNLA): the Longitudinal Study of Humanitarian Migrants is a long term project researching how humanitarian migrants settle into life in Australia.
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Try, Test and Learn Fund – Tranche two now open!

Find out how you can submit a proposal for the second tranche of the Try, Test and Learn Fund.
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Discover how being online can enrich your life

Be Connected is a new, free program for older Australians to help them increase their online confidence and skills, and realise the benefits of going online.
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DSS Annual Report

Now available online.
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Help us make claiming carer payments faster and smoother

Are you able to donate just ten minutes to help us make claiming carer payments faster and smoother and assist other Australian carers like you?
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National Survey on Community Attitudes towards Safety

The results of the study will help to inform policy on violence and related issues in the Australian community in order to improve public health and safety.
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The NDIS Evaluation Disability Support Workforce survey is now open

Disability support providers and their workers are invited to participate in the independent evaluation of the NDIS conducted by Flinders University.
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The 2016 Progress Report Stakeholder Survey

We want to hear your thoughts about disability policy in Australia!
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Carer Gateway launched to help carers

On 14 December 2015, Assistant Minister for Social Services, Alan Tudge announced the commencement of a new service to assist carers.
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$6 million boost for Homes for Homes

Minister for Social Services Christian Porter announced a boost to the supply of social and affordable housing with a $6 million investment in The Big Issue’s Homes for Homes initiative.
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