The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on rates of domestic abuse will be the focus of a new parliamentary inquiry into family and sexual violence. 23 women have so far been killed this year at the hands of a violent partner, and there are fears that that number could spike during the COVID-19 advice to stay at home.
Senate inquiry into domestic violence; family safety; women; jobseeker; jobkeeper
New domestic violence campaign to combat violence during COVID-19 crisis
Sky News Television Interview – National Redress Scheme; JobSeeker; JobKeeper; independent review of the COVID-19 outbreak
National Redress Scheme; JobSeeker; JobKeeper; independent review of the COVID-19 outbreak
Centrelink; temporary visa holders and non-citizens payment eligibility; domestic violence; emergency relief; social isolation.
Subjects: $20 million No-Interest Loans announcement, domestic violence, deeming rates, stimulus package, Coronavirus, Newstart
Subjects: National Redress Scheme
Subjects: Cashless Debit Card, financial management tool - Channel 7
Subjects: Drug Testing Legislation, Cashless Debit Card - 891 ABC Adelaide
Subjects: Drug Testing Legislation - Channel 7, Sunrise
Subjects: Cashless Debit Card, Bundaberg and Hervey Bay - 2GB
Subjects: Newstart Allowance Figures - 891 ABC Adelaide