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Leaked review needs full release

14 Apr 2015 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases mental

Executive Director of Anglicare Australia, Kasy Chambers has joined the leaders in the mental health sector in calling for the full release of the National Mental Health Commission’s Review into Australia’s mental health services.

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The value of the not for profit

31 Mar 2015 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases NFP

On the release of the Competition Policy Review today, Anglicare Australia has cautioned the Australian government against locking on to a business model for the delivery of human services at the expense of investing in human relationships and connectedness, in the mistaken belief that it will be more efficient and effective

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Tax reform for a stronger healthier society; not vested interests

30 Mar 2015 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases Tax

In reviewing the government’s Tax discussion paper today, and the responses flowing from its release, Anglicare Australia Executive Director, Kasy Chambers says discussion should be around the shape of the society we are trying to build, which is about fairness, opportunity and inclusion.

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Intergenerational Report a chance to start talking

5 Mar 2015 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases Welfare Reform

Anglicare Australia says the 2015 Intergenerational Report: Australia to 2055 is an opportunity to think about how we are heading for the future, but it will do more harm than good if it is merely used to insist that people work harder and longer.

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Youth support a circuit breaker

14 Oct 2014 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases Youth

Anglicare Australia’s 2014 State of the Family report, officially launched at Anglicare Sydney, Sadleir, today by the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Crosgrove, clearly demonstrates the value of social service support for disadvantaged young people, and the need to extend that support beyond the age of 18.

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An Anglicare response to the Royal Commission

16 Sep 2014 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases Royal Commission

Anglicare Australia today released a resource that details the organisational ‘family tree’ of those organisations in the Anglicare Australia network offering or that have offered institutional care to children and young people.

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Setting the bar for welfare reform

8 Aug 2014 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases Welfare Reform

Australia’s Major Church Providers are today lodging submissions on the Welfare Review Interim Report, and are encouraging the reference panel to keep top-of-mind some key themes and principles when reviewing feedback.

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United stand on Welfare Review response

4 Aug 2014 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases Welfare Reform

In the lead-up to the submission deadline for the Interim Report on Welfare Reform (8 August), Australia’s major church providers have released a statement of key principles for a fair and effective welfare system.

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More jobs, not just job applications

28 Jul 2014 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases Poverty Unemployment

Commenting on the proposed new employment services model released today, Anglicare Australia’s acting Executive Director, Roland Manderson said he would be pleased if more money were to be injected into supporting people into work but warned that pushing them into low paid, short term work, or merely applying for jobs they cannot win, is not the solution.

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