The Hon Amanda Rishworth MP
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Wungening Aboriginal Corporation and Geraldton Regional Aboriginal Medical Service are leading the way in addressing family and domestic violence in Western Australia.
From today, anyone experiencing family, domestic or sexual violence can receive specialist counselling and support services from 1800RESPECT via text message, ensuring those in unsafe situations who can’t access telephone or web chat can still get help.
Australians will soon not be able to use credit cards, credit-related products and digital currency to gamble online, as a result of the Albanese Government’s new laws designed to minimise gambling harm which passed the Parliament last night.
We became a step closer to a referendum on a Voice to Parliament last Wednesday with the passing of the Bill through the Lower House.
More than 11 million employees are now eligible for ten days leave to deal with the impacts of family and domestic violence and whether they ever need it or not, the protection is there.
There is a moment I recall with my eldest son Percy whenever I think about gender-norms, family dynamics and respectful relationships.
Minister Rishworth addresses guests at a 2023 International Day of People with Disability Morning Tea event.
Minister Rishworth address at Property Council Lunch Event
Minister Rishworth spoke at the Driving Disability Employment seminar
Minister Rishworth and Assistant Minister Elliot press conference for the launch of 1800RESPECT SMS launch
1800RESPECT SMS launch, Peta Murphy, Online Gambling, NZYQ High Court decision.
1800RESPECT text service, South Australian Royal Commission, Supermarket pricing
Minister Rishworth and Marion Scrymgour discuss digital connectivity, Strengthening Families and Communities Partnership, Family and Domestic Violence funding