Liberal/National Coalition Govt To Introduce Youth Boot Camp

Liberal/National Coalition Govt To Introduce Youth Boot Camp

19 November 2018

Victoria Opposition Leader Matthew Guy Victoria Shadow Minister for Families and Children Georgie Crozier Youth Boot Camp Victor P Taffa A Liberal/Nationals Coalition Government will introduce a tough new Youth Boot Camp to give offenders a second chance with a purpose. “This is for those kids that need some tough love and the importance of […]

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New Mapoon Aged Care Facility Construction Gets Underway

New Mapoon Aged Care Facility Construction Gets Underway

16 November 2018

Queensland Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe Construction Of A New Aged Care Facility At Mapoon Underway Victor P Taffa Mapoon community’s older members will soon benefit from a new Aged Care Respite Centre, with construction now underway. Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe today visited the site of the new centre, to which the […]

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Liberal/National Coalition Govt To Boost Opportunities For Disabled Victorians

Liberal/National Coalition Govt To Boost Opportunities For Disabled Victorians

15 November 2018

Victoria Shadow Minister for Disability Tim Bull Liberal Nationals To Boost Jobs For Victorians With A Disability Victor P Taffa An elected Liberal/Nationals Coalition Government will boost employment opportunities for Victorians with a disability, supporting social enterprises to start-up and expand. Nationally, about 50 % of people with a disability participate in the workforce, compared […]

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New South Wales Seniors Festival 2019 Runs From 13-24 February

New South Wales Seniors Festival 2019 Runs From 13-24 February

12 November 2018

New South Wales Minister for Ageing Tanya Davies New South Wales Seniors Festival Theme Is ‘Love Your Life’ In 2019 Victor P Taffa Communities across New South Wales will come alive with music, art, sporting and health events for seniors this February, as more than 100 organisations prepare to host events and activities to celebrate […]

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Taskforce To Look Into Child Abuse Neglect And Prevention

Taskforce To Look Into Child Abuse Neglect And Prevention

11 November 2018

South Australia Minister for Human Services Michelle Lensink South Australia Minister for Child Protection Rachel Sanderson Redesigning Child Abuse Neglect Early Intervention And Prevention System Victor P Taffa A newly formed State Government Taskforce has been charged with redesigning South Australia’s child abuse and neglect early intervention and prevention system. Taskforce establishment forms part of […]

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Gold Coast To Host Homelessness Symposium On 7 November 2018

Gold Coast To Host Homelessness Symposium On 7 November 2018

06 November 2018

Queensland Minister for Housing and Public Works Mick de Brenni Gold Coast Homelessness Symposium To Focus On Older People Victor P Taffa Finding innovative solutions to homelessness will be a key focus of the 14th annual Gold Coast Homelessness Symposium at Carrara tomorrow (November 7). Member for Gaven Meaghan Scanlon, who will be speaking at […]

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Final Larrakia Nation Day Patrol Vehicles Hit The Streets In Darwin And Palmerston

Final Larrakia Nation Day Patrol Vehicles Hit The Streets In Darwin And Palmerston

06 November 2018

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner 4 More Day Patrol Vehicles Now On The Street In Darwin And Palmerston Victor P Taffa Final 2 of the 4 additional Larrakia Nation Day Patrol vehicles hit the streets of Darwin and Palmerston today. The 4 additional vehicles take the total to 5 Day Patrol vehicles. “This is […]

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Liberal/Nationals Coalition Govt Grants For Mums Supporting Families In Need

Liberal/Nationals Coalition Govt Grants For Mums Supporting Families In Need

03 November 2018

Victoria Opposition Leader Matthew Guy Liberal/Nationals Coalition Backing Mums Supporting Families In Need Victor P Taffa An elected Liberal/Nationals Coalition Government will provide a $100,000 grant to help support the work of Mums Supporting Families in Need in the community. Mums Supporting Families in Need is a volunteer run organisation, providing quality material aid to […]

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Youth Week Tasmania 2019 Grant Applications Open Until 22 November 2018

Youth Week Tasmania 2019 Grant Applications Open Until 22 November 2018

27 October 2018

Tasmania Minister for Disability Services and Community Development Jacquie Petrusma Youth Week Tasmania 2019 Grants Program Opens Victor P Taffa Youth Week Tasmania is a celebration that recognises the value of all young Tasmanians aged 12-25, and will run from 10-17 April 2019. Youth Week Grants Program supports local government, community organisations and schools to […]

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State Govt Increases Funding To Tackle Child Abuse And Neglect

State Govt Increases Funding To Tackle Child Abuse And Neglect

25 October 2018

South Australia Minister for Human Services Michelle Lensink South Australia Minister for Child Protection Rachel Sanderson New Funding Towards South Australian Research To Tackle Child Abuse And Neglect Victor P Taffa State Government has awarded the state’s leading researchers an almost $1 Million boost towards further understanding and tackling child abuse and neglect. Minister for […]

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New CBF Committee Members Announced

New CBF Committee Members Announced

22 October 2018

Northern Territory Attorney General Natasha Fyles First Of The New Minor CBF Grants Awarded And Committee Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government have increased Major and Minor CBF grants, and have made minor CBF grants available all year round to enhance and support the community. “Territory Government has improved the efficiency and ease of access […]

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600 Pairs Of Thongs Travels 1,600 Km To Cape York Peninsula Remote Communities

600 Pairs Of Thongs Travels 1,600 Km To Cape York Peninsula Remote Communities

09 October 2018

Queensland Minister for Transport and Main Roads Mark Bailey Thongs Donation Heading For Cape York And Torres Strait Communities Victor P Taffa More than 600 pairs of thongs will soon be on their way to remote communities on Cape York Peninsula and the Torres Strait to help ensure patients can board flights to access health […]

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Minister Visits Site For New Murgon Community Neighbourhood Centre

Minister Visits Site For New Murgon Community Neighbourhood Centre

04 October 2018

Queensland Minister for Communities Coralee O’Rourke Thriving Murgon Community To Benefit From New Neighbourhood Centre Victor P Taffa Residents in Murgon will benefit from better access to services and support in their community, with the Palaszczuk Government investing $3.1 Million into the construction and establishment of a new neighbourhood centre. During a visit to the […]

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Northern Territory Govt Awards Funding For 3 Multicultural Organisations

Northern Territory Govt Awards Funding For 3 Multicultural Organisations

15 September 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Multicultural Affairs Dale Wakefield Supporting Jobs And Multicultural Organisations Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government has awarded 3 multicultural organisations funding to renovate or upgrade their facilities, boosting their community assets and creating local jobs for Territorians. “Our diverse, multicultural community is part of the Territory’s identity and one of our […]

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Minister Announces 6 Organisations Successful For Violence Prevention Funding

Minister Announces 6 Organisations Successful For Violence Prevention Funding

03 September 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Territory Families Dale Wakefield Investing In Programs To Prevent Domestic Family And Sexual Violence Victor P Taffa Minister for Territory Families Dale Wakefield today announced the 6 successful organisations that have been funded through the first round of the Safe, Respected, and Free from Violence Prevention Fund. “Domestic, family, and sexual […]

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Funding Secured For New Yarloop Community Centre After Devasting Bushfire

Funding Secured For New Yarloop Community Centre After Devasting Bushfire

01 September 2018

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Rebuild Of Yarloop Community Centre Restores Community Spirit Victor P Taffa McGowan Government grants $1 Million to the Shire of Harvey for Yarloop Community Centre Shire secures $750,000 through Lotterywest, taking State’s contribution to $1.75 Million Yarloop Community Centre to provide a multipurpose central hub for locals Premier Mark McGowan […]

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Remote Housing Stock Improves With Increased Funding

Remote Housing Stock Improves With Increased Funding

01 September 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Housing and Community Development Gerry McCarthy New Homes For Families At Yirrkala And Ramingining Victor P Taffa Local jobs and local decision making underpin the Northern Territory Government’s commitment to building and improving remote housing. “Jobs and housing are key priorities for the Territory Government.” Minister for Housing and Community Development […]

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Premier Resolves To Eliminate Family Violence

Premier Resolves To Eliminate Family Violence

29 August 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Further Action On Addressing Family Violence Victor P Taffa Eliminating family violence remains a top priority for my Government, Premier Will Hodgman said. “Today we will table legislation which will allow a Court to terminate a residential tenancy agreement without penalty when making a Family Violence Order.” Premier Hodgman said. Under […]

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$11.9 Million Over 4 Years For Emergency Crisis Accommodation Beds

$11.9 Million Over 4 Years For Emergency Crisis Accommodation Beds

24 August 2018

South Australia Deputy Premier Vickie Chapman 40 New Emergency Crisis Accommodation Beds In $11.9 Million Package Victor P Taffa Marshall Government is delivering on its key election commitments to address the scourge of domestic violence, by investing more than $11.9 Million over the next 4 years on a suite of measures to support women and […]

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Second Round Grants For Age Friendly Communities Announced

Second Round Grants For Age Friendly Communities Announced

22 August 2018

Queensland Minister for Seniors Coralee O’Rourke Grants To Create Thriving Age-Friendly Communities In Queensland Victor P Taffa Bright ideas of Queenslanders to create age-friendly communities will be brought to life thanks to $1 Million from the Palaszczuk Government. 17 organisations, including local councils and community and not-for-profit groups, will benefit from the funding under the […]

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