Media Releases by The Hon Julie Collins MP

Spreading Christmas Cheer to vulnerable Tasmanians

The Parliamentary Secretary for Community Services, Julie Collins MP, today thanked all Tasmanians for giving generously to those in need this Christmas. Ms Collins today visited The Salvation Army’s Clarence Doorways Centre in Howrah to help wrap gifts and hand… Continue reading

Drug support for families in Perth

Families with drug and alcohol issues in Western Australia are receiving specialist support services through the Gillard Government’s Kids in Focus – Family Drug Support program. The Federal Parliamentary Secretary for Community Services, Julie Collins MP, today visited Women’s Health… Continue reading

Homelessness target reached, but more to do

The Tasmanian and Australian Governments will continue efforts to reduce homelessness after successfully meeting the target to provide 193 accommodation places for Tasmanians who are homeless. The achievement is in line with the commitment to halve the number of people… Continue reading

Visit to Relationships Australia Tasmania

Parliamentary Secretary for Community Services Julie Collins today visited Relationships Australia Tasmania to discuss reforms to the Australian Government’s Family Support Program. Ms Collins also toured the facilities and met the counselling team and senior management. “I was pleased to… Continue reading