CANBERRA LIBERALS ANNOUNCE DISABILITY PACKAGE

The Canberra Liberals will provide $300,000 in funding to ensure Spinal Cord Injuries of Australia can bring their spinal cord injury rehabilitation program, NeuroMoves, to the ACT. The Canberra Liberals will also establish a Disability Access Taskforce to enhance accessibility for all Canberrans with a disability. “I am committed to…

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No needle exchange at AMC

 “There is no room for a Needle and Syringe program, at the Alexander Maconochie Centre. Instead the focus should be on rehabilitation of drug-addicted prisoners and the good administration of the jail” Shadow Minister for Corrections Andrew Wall. The Canberra Liberals have renewed calls for the ACT Labor/Green government to…

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Taking the ACT Forward – A Plan for Business in the ACT

“The Canberra Liberals will provide an environment that will support the future of the lifeblood of our city, the business community.” Andrew Wall MLA Shadow Minister for Business   Background The long term future of the ACT’s economy lies with strengthening policy that works with the private sector not against…

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Measuring the contribution of Carers in the ACT

“Carers are a critical part of the Canberra’s social fabric providing the vast majority of informal care for those who need it. Without good data it is difficult to establish evidence-based priorities to further assist the vital contribution of Carers.” Andrew Wall MLA Shadow Minister for Disability The problem  …

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Boost for Indigenous Health Service

“Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Service is a well respected and committed community organisation that strives towards a preventative approach to the social disadvantage experienced by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families of the ACT. The Canberra Liberals will ensure that this service receives additional funds to allow for increased effort…

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$1.8M TO SUPPORT OUR INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY

The Canberra Liberals have today committed $1.8 million for 10 new social workers to boost frontline service delivery at Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Service. By providing this funding, one of our major indigenous support organisations will be able to direct services to areas of most need, Shadow Minister for Indigenous…

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CANBERRA LIBERALS ANNOUNCE MORE SUPPORT FOR CARERS

The Canberra Liberals have today made a commitment to work with Carers ACT in the development and implementation of an ACT Carers Strategy to support ACT carers sustain and continue their role, Shadow Minister for Disability Andrew Wall said today. “There are 48,500 ACT family or friend carers who are…

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