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Priority Investment in People

20 Sep 2016 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases Advocacy Welfare Reform Youth income

"Releasing the information that tells us about the impact of public funding and programs is an important step towards finding a formula for long term investment in our communities. However, in the process, we need to ensure that our goal remains the wellbeing of people, not merely reducing the welfare cost to our bottom line.”

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Aged care alliance will continue to campaign for concrete commitments from political parties

26 May 2016 by Anglicare Australia Aged and Community Care Advocacy Aged Care

Forty-eight organisations representing Australia’s aged care advocates, service providers, health professionals and workers today committed to continuing to campaign for major reform after the two major political parties stopped short of putting an end to rationing of aged care. The Coalition Minister and Labor Shadow Minister made commitments to continue the current reform process at a meeting of the National Aged Care Alliance this morning; and made supportive statements about the Aged Care Roadmap, but made no promises to implement its recommendations.

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