ACTCOSS joins hundreds of organisations and thousands of individuals who are calling on the Federal Government to Raise the Rate of the JobSeeker payment for good.
ACTCOSS today condemned the ACT Government’s inadequate consultation on new legislation that will simplify the ability to dispense with parental consent for children to be adopted.
This is Issue 15 of the COVID-19 Update, sent to ACTCOSS members and peaks on 19 June 2020.
This is Issue 4 of the COVID-19 Update for Organisations Supporting Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Communities, sent on 18 June 2020.
ACTCOSS and ACT Shelter today called on the ACT Government to commit to investment in social housing in their plans for community recovery and rebuilding the economy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
ACTCOSS has welcomed a policy announcement by the ACT Greens to cap pokies bets at $5 to reduce gambling harm.
ACTCOSS today welcomed recommendations by the Independent Competition and Regulatory Commission aimed at supporting ACT energy consumers to find a better electricity offer more easily.
In recognition of National Reconciliation Week 2020 and Reconciliation Day, ACTCOSS invited ACT community sector workplaces to share how their workplace will walk together towards reconciliation. The winners were Karralika Programs and Beryl Women Inc. Read the entries here.
This is Issue 3 of the COVID-19 Update for Organisations Supporting Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Communities, sent on 2 June 2020.
ACTCOSS today welcomed committee recommendations that have called for greater transparency in the ACT Government’s response to COVID-19.