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Noongar Child Protection Council Formed to “Stand up for our Kids”!

June 29, 2017

After a series of recent workshops, the Noongar Child Protection Council has been formed to “Stand up for our Kids”.

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Rising household costs will hit most vulnerable

June 22, 2017

“Increasing the cost of essential household fees and charges in this way will directly result in more vulnerable and low income households in financial hardship,” said Louise Giolitto, CEO of WACOSS today.

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State Minimum Wage Increase Not Enough

June 14, 2017

WACOSS has welcomed the increase to the state minimum wage, but expressed concern that a $16 per week increase is insufficient to arrest growing inequality within Western Australia.

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Early Years Resource for Local Governments Launched

May 30, 2017

A new resource has been launched today to support partnerships between local governments and Early Years Networks …

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Federal Budget attacks those on welfare yet again

May 10, 2017

The WA Council of Social Service has slammed the welfare provisions in 2017 Federal Budget as …

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Department mergers must break down siloes

April 28, 2017

Responding to Premier McGowan’s announcement of a 40 per cent reduction in the number of government departments, the WA Council of Social Service …

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