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Media Release: Support for more than 5 million Australians on its way

The Morrison Government is delivering on its commitment to support Australians hardest hit by the economic impact of COVID-19 after Parliament passed the Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (Coronavirus and Other Measures) Bill 2020.

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Media Release: JobSeeker Supplement extended to March

The Morrison Government will extend temporary support through the social security system, for those Australians seeking work, for a further three months as economic confidence and momentum builds.

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Australians invited to take part in survey for National Memorial for Victims and Survivors of Institutional Child Sexual Abuse

An online survey to give all Australians a chance to have input on the scope of the new National Memorial for Victims and Survivors of Institutional Child Sexual Abuse is now open.

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Media Release: Interim Report released by the Disability Royal Commission

The Morrison Government today welcomed the release of the interim report from the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability.

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Media Release: More than $75 million in grants to support economic and community participation for Australians with disability

More than $75 million in grants is available to organisations and employers who create opportunities for people with disability to contribute to community prosperity and participate in community life as part of the Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) program.

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National Redress Scheme feedback study open as more institutions sign up

A feedback study giving survivors of child sexual abuse a chance to have a say on their experience with the National Redress Scheme is now open.

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Media Release: $5 million boost for Food Relief providers

The Morrison Government is providing an additional $5 million in Food Relief funding to give a boost to the sector to continue delivering services throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

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Media Release: Our economic recovery plan for South Australia

The Morrison Government’s Economic Recovery Plan will create jobs, rebuild our economy and secure South Australia’s future. 

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Media Release: 2020-21 Budget delivers support for older and vulnerable Australians

The Morrison Government continues to deliver the essential social services that Australians depend on while providing a supercharged social security safety net as part of our Economic Recovery Plan for Australia in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Media Release: Safe places for women and children escaping violence

About 700 new safe places for women and children escaping domestic violence will be built across the country under the Morrison Government’s $60 million Safe Places initiative for new and expanded emergency accommodation.

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