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Joint Media Release: Goolwa regional coordinator to engage communities on water reform

An Australian Government-funded regional coordinator officer position will support Lower Murray South Australia community participation in water reform.

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Media Release: More institutions now covered by the National Redress Scheme

Minister for Families and Social Services Anne Ruston announced additional institutions are now covered by the National Redress Scheme allowing more than 50 applications to be processed.

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Joint Media Release: Improving health care for people with intellectual disability

GPs and other health professionals in four regions will receive greater support to enable them to provide more effective care to people with intellectual disability.

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Media Release: Green light for drought relief project on Kangaroo Island

A high-priority drought relief project is progressing on Kangaroo Island, with funding approved to flow under the Australian Government’s Drought Communities Programme (DCP) Extension.

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Media Release: New trauma guide to support people with disability

The Morrison Government is backing the development of a best-practice guide to better support people with disability who have experienced complex trauma.

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Media Release: Supporting Victorians through the Coronavirus pandemic

Enhanced support and expanded access to Australia’s social security system remains in place to support Victorians as the state continues to grapple with COVID-19.

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Media Release: JobKeeper Payment and Income Support Extended

The Morrison Government will deliver more support for households and businesses to help Australians through the COVID-19 pandemic and bolster our economic recovery.

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Media Release: $1 million to support recovery of regional SA businesses

The Australian Government has committed a further $1 million to provide small regional businesses in South Australia with access to free and confidential financial counselling through the Rural Financial Counselling Service (RFCS).

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Media Release: States and territories sign onto social impact investing agreement

Australia’s market for investments which solve complex social issues is set to grow with states and territories pledging to work with the Morrison Government on new initiatives.

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Media Release: $3 million boost for family violence support

The Morrison Government has increased its investment in counselling and support services that support women and, in particular, children who have or are experiencing family violence.

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