Tag : Greens Senator Rachel Siewart
Friday, 26th May 2017The government is being called on to prioritise audio descriptions in a bid to make free to air TV more accessible for people who are blind or visually impaired.
Thursday, 21st April 2016Instead of trying to get tougher on unions and workers, the prime minister should be turning his attention to the social services sector which is struggling to provide support for
The Federal Government has mooted more changes to the Family Tax Benefit Part B, this time changing the cut off age for benefits when children reach 12 years of age.
Tuesday, 20th October 2015
Tuesday, 1st September 2015The abuse of people with disability remains seemingly invisible despite a Senate Inquiry into the issue and more must be done to expose it, writes the Chair of the Inquiry, Greens Senator
A Senate committee has recommended a shake-up of the out-of-home care system, which was found to be failing children in care.
The inquiry was prompted by troubling figures that show…
Thursday, 20th August 2015
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