$400,000 Available For Projects That Empowers New South Wales Women

$400,000 Available For Projects That Empowers New South Wales Women

13 May 2019

New South Wales Minister for Women Bronwyn Taylor $400,000 To Promote Women’s Empowerment Victor P Taffa Organisations with projects that empower New South Wales women and improve their wellbeing can now apply for a share of $400,000 from the New South Wales Government. Minister for Women Bronwyn Taylor invited organisations across the State to apply […]

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St. Vincent De Paul Society Presented With $1.44 Million Lotterywest Grant

St. Vincent De Paul Society Presented With $1.44 Million Lotterywest Grant

05 April 2019

Western Australia Minister for Community Services Simone McGurk $1.44 Million Lotterywest Grant For Vinnies Emergency Relief Victor P Taffa Vincent de Paul Society presented with $1.44 Million Lotterywest grant Grant will support the organisation to provide emergency relief for Western Australians in need St. Vincent de Paul Society (Vinnies) will get a $1.44 Million boost […]

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$100,000 In Funding For Events And Activities During Queensland Seniors Week 2019

$100,000 In Funding For Events And Activities During Queensland Seniors Week 2019

11 March 2019

Queensland Minister for Seniors Coralee O’Rourke Seniors Week To Celebrate Older Queenslanders With $100,000 In Grants Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government is again preparing to celebrate the valuable contribution of older Queenslanders with $100,000 in funding for events and activities to be held in local communities during Queensland Seniors Week 2019. Minister for Seniors Coralee […]

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National Party Unapologetic In Doing Everything To Support Regional Seniors

National Party Unapologetic In Doing Everything To Support Regional Seniors

22 February 2019

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro $250 Travel Card For Seniors Living In Rural And Regional New South Wales Victor P Taffa New South Wales Liberals & Nationals Government will make life a little easier for seniors doing it tough in regional and rural New South Wales, thanks to a new $250 Regional Seniors […]

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11 New Child And Family Centres To Be Established

11 New Child And Family Centres To Be Established

20 February 2019

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Katherine To Receive A New Child And Family Centre Victor P Taffa Every Territory child deserves the best start in life and the Northern Territory Government is investing to meet the needs of our youngest Territorians now and into the future. Chief Minister Michael Gunner today announced that Katherine […]

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34,000 South Australians To Receive Cost Of Living Relief

34,000 South Australians To Receive Cost Of Living Relief

16 February 2019

South Australia Minister for Human Services Michelle Lensink Liberal Government Gives Nearly 34,000 South Australians Cost Of Living Relief Victor P Taffa Nearly 34,000 South Australian households on low or fixed incomes are set to start receiving the State Government’s annual Cost of Living Concession payment this week, to help with expenses like energy and […]

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New Laws Assist Retirement Village Residents

New Laws Assist Retirement Village Residents

15 February 2019

New South Wales Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation Matt Kean Fair Go For Retirement Village Residents Victor P Taffa Retirement village residents across New South Wales will save thousands of dollars and be able to transition into aged care more easily under new laws that will require villages to pay exit entitlements and stop […]

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Local Government Special Purpose Grant Applications Open Until 4 March 2019

Local Government Special Purpose Grant Applications Open Until 4 March 2019

08 February 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Local Government Gerry McCarthy Councils Encouraged To Apply For Special Purpose Grants Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government’s latest round of Local Government Special Purpose Grants is now open, with $1.8 Million available for distribution. “Territory Government values the work councils across the Northern Territory do, which is why we are […]

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New Territory Home Owner Bonus Announced By Chief Minister

New Territory Home Owner Bonus Announced By Chief Minister

08 February 2019

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner New Territory Home Owner Bonus Announced Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government has announced a new home ownership package which will make the Northern Territory’s home ownership incentives the most generous and broadest in Australia. “Territory Government’s number one priority is to create local jobs by releasing a targeted […]

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Catching Cane Toads For $100.00 Is Better Than 10 Cents

Catching Cane Toads For $100.00 Is Better Than 10 Cents

10 January 2019

Federal Senator For Queensland Pauline Hanson’s Catching Cane Toad Plan Has Merit Victor P Taffa Federal Senator For Queensland Pauline Hanson’s Catching Cane Toad Plan has merit however the price should have been $100.00 and not 10 Cents. Former US President Ronald Reagan once said that the “Best form of Welfare is a Job.” Value […]

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Northern Territory Govt Awards December Round Of CBF Grants

Northern Territory Govt Awards December Round Of CBF Grants

31 December 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Justice Natasha Fyles December Round Of CBF Grants Awarded Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government has awarded a total of $4.4 Million in the December round of the CBF Major and Minor Community Organisation Grants and Major Community Events Program Grants to local community organisations. “Territory Government’s top priority is jobs […]

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From 1 January 2019 Tasmanians Aged 50-64 Years Able To Access The NDIS

From 1 January 2019 Tasmanians Aged 50-64 Years Able To Access The NDIS

30 December 2018

Tasmania Minister for Disability Services and Community Development Jacquie Petrusma Tasmanians Aged 50-64 Years To Access The NDIS From 1 January 2019 Victor P Taffa From Tuesday (1 January, 2019), Tasmanians aged 50 to 64 years will be able to access the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Minister for Disability Services and Community Development Jacquie […]

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Disability Advocacy First Round Funding Delivered

Disability Advocacy First Round Funding Delivered

21 December 2018

Western Australia Minister for Disability Services Stephen Dawson First Round Of $1.2 Million Disability Advocacy Funding Delivered Victor P Taffa $1.2 Million to deliver positive change for people with disability Extensive consultation and research undertaken with stakeholders 6 Western Australian advocacy agencies will share $1.2 Million in State Government funding for projects designed to drive […]

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Housing And Homelessness Strategy To Be Developed For South Australia

Housing And Homelessness Strategy To Be Developed For South Australia

08 December 2018

South Australia Minister for Human Services Michelle Lensink New Sector Taskforce To Be Formed To Address Housing And Homelessness Victor P Taffa State Government will form a new sector and industry taskforce to help develop a new Housing and Homelessness Strategy for South Australia. Announcement comes as about 80 key members of the local housing […]

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Rocky Bay Services Expansion Funded Thanks To Lotterywest Grant

Rocky Bay Services Expansion Funded Thanks To Lotterywest Grant

01 December 2018

Western Australia Minister for Disability Services Stephen Dawson $4.8 Million Lotterywest Grant To Expand Rocky Bay Services Victor P Taffa Existing Mosman Park facility to be redeveloped and expanded New facility will cater to 1,175 clients with disability by 2022 Disability Services Minister Stephen Dawson has today announced a $4.8 Million Lotterywest grant to Rocky […]

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Western Australia Seniors Award Winners 2018 Congratulated By Minister

Western Australia Seniors Award Winners 2018 Congratulated By Minister

20 November 2018

Western Australia Minister for Seniors and Ageing Mick Murray Perth Butcher Vince Garreffa Honoured With Top Seniors Award Victor P Taffa Western Australia Seniors Awards 2018 recognise individuals, local governments and businesses for their community contributions Winners awarded for fundraising, health and wellbeing awareness, age-friendly community development and efforts to improve the lives of dementia […]

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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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