with Kieran Gilbert and the Hon Dr
Andrew Leigh MP
29 June 2015
E & OE
Climate roundtable, mafia, political donations
Welcome to AM Agenda, joining me this morning is Assistant Social Services
THE HON. SUSSAN
Australian Government is investing $2.3 million to trial nationally a
Victorian-based programme that improves the care of people with dementia in
for Health, Sussan Ley, an...
The Australian Government today encouraged
people with disability, their family, friends and advocates to participate in a
review of the National Disability Advocacy Framework.
The National Disability Advocacy Framework
provides a structure for governments to work within to enable an...
The Hon Jamie
for Infrastructure and Regional Development
Federal Member for Mayo
Additional funding boost to upgrade
The Australian Government is delivering additional sporting infrastructure
upgrades in Mulgrave, with...
The Australian Government today announced the
members of a new Carer Gateway Advisory Group to lead an initiative to better
support Australia’s 2.7 million unpaid carers.
The Government invested $33.7 million in the
2015 Budget to build a national carer gateway and to integrate supp...
The Australian Government is providing $40 million to
support aged care providers transition to the new Commonwealth Home Support
Programme (CHSP) and the consumer directed care (CDC) model of home care
This represents a funding boost of $20 million across
more than 1,200 ...
Tonight common sense prevailed, with the successful
passage of the Business Services Wage Assessment Tool (BSWAT) payment scheme
Bills through the Senate.
The Coalition Government has persevered to deliver a
BSWAT payment scheme that provides certainty for people with disability work...
for Commonwealth Home Support Programme
The Government has taken two decisions to provide
certainty for Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) clients and providers.
CHSP funding agreements will be extended to 30 June 2018,
to coincide with the 2015 Budget ...
Visit to Cosmos-Star, National Disability Insurance Scheme
It’s great to be in Hobart with Senator David
Bushby catching up with disability and aged care...
The Abbott Government has today announced that
applications for the 2015 Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR) for both home care
and residential aged care places will open in August.
The Government recognises that many older Australians wish to remain in their
home for as long as possible, which i...