Media Releases by The Hon Jenny Macklin MP

Delivering DisabilityCare Australia for Dunkley

People with disability, their families and carers came together in Mornington today to celebrate DisabilityCare Australia, the national disability insurance scheme, being rolled out across…

Labor supports families in Aston

The Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Jenny Macklin today visited Rowville Lakes Early Learning Centre to talk to local families about how…

DisabilityCare Australia at home in Geelong

DisabilityCare Australia’s headquarters is one step closer to opening its doors, with a site selected for the initial head office location in Geelong. The DisabilityCare…

Appointment of Race Discrimination Commissioner

Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus QC today announced the appointment of Dr Tim Soutphommasane as Race Discrimination Commissioner. “Australian multiculturalism is about embracing and benefiting from the…

Finalists announced for National Disability Awards

Australia’s first ever fully accessible theatre performance for deaf, blind, sighted and hearing audiences, an apprenticeship employment program for people with disability and an iPad…