WACOSS Community Relief & Resilience Conference

May 8, 2017

Everyone remembers ex-Prime Minister Bob Hawke’s promise that by 1990 no Australian Child will be living in poverty. However, 2017 about 17.4% of children under the age of 15 live below the poverty line.

Poverty is growing in Australia with an estimated 2.9 million people (13.3%) living below the accepted poverty line. This conference will delve…