The Hon Amanda Rishworth MP
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The Albanese Labor Government is delivering a long-term plan to ensure certainty, choice and support to communities moving off the cashless debit card program.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics will receive an additional $4 million to better measure barriers and incentives to labour force participation.
The Albanese Labor Government will seek to reduce the financial impact on pensioners looking to downsize their homes in an effort to minimise the burden on older Australians and free up housing stock for younger families.
Minister Rishworth gave a Ministerial address at the annual Australian Services Union Senior Delegation outlining the work that is underway in the community services sector.
Minister Rishworth gave a Ministerial address at the National Youth Disability Summit 2022 outlining the support available for young people and children with disability.
Minister Rishworth gave a Ministerial address at the AIFS 2022 Conference outlining the overarching agenda for Social Services.
Minister Rishworth discusses the Budget, Penny Wong’s United Nation’s speech and Vladimir Putin on Weekend Today with Jayne Azzopardi.
Cashless debit card repeal, income management, AUKUS nuclear submarine deal, UN climate change impacts to Torres Strait, National Anti-Corruption Commission.
Minister Rishworth discusses the Federal Government’s introduction of new legislation aimed at freeing up more family homes by encouraging pensioners to downsize.