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Media Release: Waringarri Arts funded to continue building community and culture in Kununurra

The Morrison Government is providing an additional $280,000 over two years to Waringarri Arts Aboriginal Corporation to reduce social harm and improve employment outcomes in Kununurra.

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Media Release: Response to Productivity Commission’s Expenditure on Children in the Northern Territory report

The Morrison Government has today provided its response to the Productivity Commission’s final Expenditure on Children in the Northern Territory report which outlines in-principle support for the suggested reforms.

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Media Release: Creating better outcomes for communities in the NT

This week, Minister for Families and Social Services and Women's Safety, Anne Ruston, will meet with community groups, peak bodies and local stakeholders to discuss responses to domestic and family violence as well as the rollout of the Cashless Debit Card.

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Media Release: New initiatives to support Australians with disability

The Morrison Government is guaranteeing the essential services Australians rely on in Budget 2021-22.

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Media Release: Budget delivering for Australian women

The Morrison Government has announced a landmark package of around $3.4 billion new measures to improve outcomes for women’s safety, economic security, health and wellbeing in the 2021–22 Budget.

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Media Release: Historic expansion of support for vulnerable Australians

The Morrison Government is delivering an unprecedented boost to services supporting women, children and Australians who rely on our social security safety net, as part of our commitment to protect the most vulnerable Australians now and into the future.

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Media Release: Pilot program to develop a best practice approach for recruitment of people with disability

A new pilot program will examine barriers and identify initiatives to improve employment prospects and workforce opportunities for Australians with a disability.

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Media Release: Morrison Government acts on Disability Royal Commission COVID-19 Report

The Morrison Government has acted quickly to address many of the issues raised in the Disability Royal Commission Public Hearing Report about experiences of people with disability during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Media Release: Additional $12.5 million for Emergency Relief across Australia

The Morrison Government is providing an additional $12.5 million to 46 emergency relief providers in areas of urgent need.

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Media Release: $36 million to support disability employment and community participation

More than 160 organisations across Australia will share in $36 million to run projects to improve the employment prospects of people with disability and increase participation of people with disability in community activities.

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