NDIS Commission roll-out is on target

Media Release by The Hon Sarah Henderson MP

The roll-out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme Quality and Safeguards Commission (NDIS Commission) is continuing on time and according to plan, Minister for Families…

National principles to keep our children safe

Media Release by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

Keeping children safe from harm and wrongdoing while they are in the care of organisations is the focus of a new set of national principles…

$19.9m in grants will help open path to jobs

Media Release by The Hon Sarah Henderson MP

The Liberal National Government has opened applications for grants totalling $19.9 million for organisations that help smooth the way for Australians with disability into work.…

National screening system to protect NDIS participants

Media Release by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

The Liberal National Government today moved to establish a nationally consistent approach to screening people who work with people with disability in the National Disability…

SA becomes final state to join National Redress Scheme

Media Release by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

The South Australian Government has completed the final steps to join the National Redress Scheme – meaning that survivors of sexual abuse in institutions operated…

Four more join National Redress Scheme

Media Release by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

Federal Minister for Families and Social Services Paul Fletcher has welcomed the entry of four more institutions into the National Redress Scheme.  “I am pleased…

New plan for protecting Australia’s children

Media Release by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

The Fourth Action Plan of the National Framework for Protecting Australia’s Children (2009-2020) has been launched by the Government today following endorsement by state and…