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Investing in Australia’s disability workforce

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Investing in Australia’s disability workforce

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: Investing in Australia’s disability workforce 13 July 2017 Disability organisations across Australia will share nearly $2.9 million to develop new ways of boosting the disability workforce, as the National Disability Insurance Scheme is rolled out. The Hon Jane Prentice MP, Assistant […]

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Queensland Becomes First State to Unlock NDIS Funding

By   /  July 11, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Queensland Becomes First State to Unlock NDIS Funding

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: Queensland Becomes First State to Unlock NDIS Funding 11 July 2017 Joint Media Release with: The Hon Christian Porter MPMinister for Social Services The Hon Coralee O’Rourke MPQueensland Minister for Disability Services The Queensland Government has reached agreement with the Commonwealth […]

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Students champion people with disability

By   /  July 11, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Students champion people with disability

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: Students champion people with disability 10 July 2017 The Hon Jane Prentice, Assistant Minister for Disability Services, today helped launch Project Open Doors – a Griffith University initiative that aims to break down misconceptions about people with disability. Mrs Prentice said […]

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Project Open Doors launch

By   /  July 11, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Project Open Doors launch

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: Project Open Doors launch 10 July 2017 Speech Location: Griffith University, Nathan *** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** Thank you Susan (Forde) for your acknowledgement and I also acknowledge the Yugambeh and Gugingin people and pay my respects to their elders, past, […]

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BUSHkids Conference 2017 Opening

By   /  July 3, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on BUSHkids Conference 2017 Opening

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: BUSHkids Conference 2017 Opening 26 June 2017 *** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** I would like to start by acknowledging the traditional custodians of the land of which we meet, and pay my respects to their elders – past, present, and emerging […]

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Opening of NDIA Local Area Co-ordination office Toowoomba

By   /  July 3, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Opening of NDIA Local Area Co-ordination office Toowoomba

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: Opening of NDIA Local Area Co-ordination office Toowoomba 26 June 2017 Speech Location: Toowoomba, Queensland *** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *** I will start by adding my acknowledgment of the traditional custodians of the land on which we meet, and pay my […]

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Awash of jobs for people with disability

By   /  June 30, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Awash of jobs for people with disability

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: Awash of jobs for people with disability 29 June 2017 The Hon Jane Prentice, Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, today officially opened Multicap’s Capalaba Laundretto, an innovative laundry service creating jobs for people with disability. The new Laundretto […]

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Gympie endeavouring to improve the lives of people with disability

By   /  June 29, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Gympie endeavouring to improve the lives of people with disability

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: Gympie endeavouring to improve the lives of people with disability 27 June 2017 Today, the Hon Jane Prentice MP, Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, visited Gympie and Maryborough in Queensland to acknowledge and learn from the great work […]

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Nominations for 2017 National Disability Awards Open

By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Nominations for 2017 National Disability Awards Open

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: Nominations for 2017 National Disability Awards Open 21 June 2017 The Hon Jane Prentice MP, Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services has announced that nominations are now open for the 2017 National Disability Awards. Individuals, workplaces, and service providers, […]

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National Recognition for Brisbane City Council

By   /  June 20, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on National Recognition for Brisbane City Council

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: National Recognition for Brisbane City Council 20 June 2017 The Hon. Jane Prentice MP, Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, today presented a Disability Access Award to Brisbane City Council for their work in implementing the Brisbane Access and […]

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‘Hidden’ carers urged to connect with Carer Gateway

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on ‘Hidden’ carers urged to connect with Carer Gateway

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: ‘Hidden’ carers urged to connect with Carer Gateway 7 June 2017 More than two and a half million Australians care for a loved one, friend or neighbour but many are unaware of the support services available – and the Australian Government […]

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NDIS brings hope and opportunity to Toowoomba

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Disability, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on NDIS brings hope and opportunity to Toowoomba

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Assistant Minister for social Services and Disability Services Headline: NDIS brings hope and opportunity to Toowoomba 5 June 2017 More than 1500 people with disability are now benefiting from support provided by the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in the Toowoomba region. Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, […]

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