Feature Stories

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

Jackie French named 2015 Senior Australian of the Year

Best-selling children’s author and literacy advocate Jackie French, was named the 2015 Senior Australian of the Year.
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Pensioners up to $78 per fortnight better off since election

Australia’s 3.7 million pensioners will benefit from an almost half a billion dollar boost to their payments, Minister for Social Services, the Hon. Scott Morrison has announced.
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Have your say on NDIS quality and safeguards

The Australian and state and territory governments are working together to develop a new national quality and safeguarding framework for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
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'Let's talk about changes to aged care' videos

As part of the 'Let's talk about changes to aged care' campaign, there is a series of videos available for you to view. The videos present real life stories and experiences of older people and carers in residential and home care.
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“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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2014 National Disability Awards winners announced

Ten outstanding individuals and organisations have been recognised at the 2014 National Disability Awards.
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Reducing violence against women is everybody’s business

Starting the discussion, speaking up and taking action are ways that we can all contribute to reducing violence against women and their children.
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Celebrating excellence at Australian Disability Enterprises

Australian Disability Enterprises congratulated for best practice and innovation.
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