Safeguarding the ACT community from Emergencies – elevated fire fighting platform and retain firefighters in call centre

“The Canberra Liberals will ensure that the Territories emergency services have the best advice, staffing, training and equipment to fulfil their vital role. Canberra’s firefighters are passionate about safety and they know what they need to enhance safety for people in emergency situations. Our firefighters have been campaigning for retention…

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A WIN FOR MUMS IN THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY

Today an agreement between all three parties in the Legislative Assembly was presented which allows for the operation of pairs for breastfeeding mums or carers responsible for a baby. This is another step in the recognition of breastfeeding mothers in society, Shadow Minister for Women Giulia Jones said today. “I’m…

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ASSEMBLY TO EXAMINE YOUTH SUICIDE

I’m pleased a Legislative Assembly Committee will investigate the issues surrounding the rising rate of youth suicide in the ACT, Shadow Minister for Mental Health Giulia Jones said today. “I’m greatly concerned that suicide rates more than doubled from 2012 to 2013 in the ACT. It’s even more alarming that…

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