End Mandatory Income Management WACOSS is strongly supportive of the move to abolish the Cashless Debit Card arrangements.Read More
As part of our advocacy to Government, we gather on-the-ground information from our members and the sector, which forms our strategic insights and policy recommendations in our Submissions.
Recommendations Indexation and resourcing of State and Federal contracts must be sufficient to ensure award obligations can be met. Public authorities contract with the not-for-profit community services sector in a […]Read More
Introduction WACOSS understands, through consultation with members and family and domestic violence and women’s legal specialists, that there is a general consensus that the introduction of any new criminal offences […]Read More
We welcome the opportunity to make a submission to the Economic Regulation Authority on the additional tariff structure and reference services information provided as part of Western Power’s access arrangement […]Read More
We develop and write publications, some of which are produced yearly, such as the Cost of Living Report, which contribute to more in-depth policy conversations, and advocate for those on the lowest incomes, people in poverty, and experiencing disadvantage.
Health equity requires an expanded vision in healthcare to go beyond the immediate biomedical causes of disease and illness, and towards the social determinants of health, the “causes of the […]Read More
We share our presentations from key events and report launches, to give you greater insight into our strategic thinking, and invite you to download our key topics and take away notes from the event.