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We implore the government to stop the cuts to people seeking asylum

18 Jun 2018 by Maiy Azize | Media Releases

Anglicare Australia has joined leaders from ten national NGOs, along with a delegation of people seeking asylum and community members, gathered at Parliament House 18 June 2018 to implore the Australian Government to stop cuts that will lead to a humanitarian crisis in our communities.

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Urgent action needed to stop renters retiring into poverty

2 May 2018 by Maiy Azize | Media Releases

Anglicare Australia has called for urgent action to stop renters from retiring into poverty, following the release of the Rental Affordability Snapshot this week. “Security and affordability is important for all renters – but particularly for older people who hope to enjoy a comfortable retirement,” Executive Director Kasy Chambers said

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Evidence of Robodebt failures can no longer be ignored

4 Apr 2018 by Maiy Azize | Media Releases

Anglicare Australia has again called for the Centrelink automated debt recovery process to be suspended. The call is made following Professor Terry Carney's scathing analysis of the program. “From the start, this system has had no human oversight,” said Anglicare Australia Executive Director Kasy Chambers.

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Budget must tackle superannuation tax breaks for the rich

3 Apr 2018 by Maiy Azize | Media Releases

A new analysis shows that Australia spends nearly $21 billion each year on superannuation concessions and tax breaks for the wealthiest 20% of Australians. “For years, we have been told that superannuation tax breaks and concessions are about helping ‘average’ Australians. Our research shows that is simply not true,” said Anglicare Australia Executive Director Kasy Chambers.

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