Minister for Social Services, the Hon. Scott Morrison and Assistant Minister Senator the Hon. Mitch Fifield have today congratulated best-selling children’s author, Jackie French, who was named the Senior Australian of the Year for 2015.
A new National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) office in Murray Bridge, South Australia was officially opened today.
The Assistant Minister for Social Services, Senator Mitch Fifield and the Member for Grey, Rowan Ramsey, have today welcomed the release of a report on the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme into the APY Lands.
Charlestown residents are the first to benefit from a pilot partnership bringing Medicare and National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) services together.
More than 71,000 older people and people with disability in Western Australia will get extra support to stay in their own homes thanks to a $12.4 million funding boost from the Commonwealth and Western Australian Governments.
The Australian Government today announced further details of the new Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP), which will begin from 1 July 2015.
I am pleased to release the Report from the first Ministerial Dementia Forum, Dementia Care - Core Business for Aged Care, held on 11 September.
The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Disability Reform Council met today via TelePresence. The meeting was chaired by Senator the Hon Mitch Fifield, Assistant Minister for Social Services
I am extremely sad to hear of the passing of Stella Young.
More than 17,500 new aged care places will be delivered across the country, worth an estimated $833 million, following the conclusion of the 2014 Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR).