Inclusion

October 1, 2014
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Mental Health Week, the Royal Show and Indignity

  I write this in the week of the WA Royal Show, which is the week before Mental Health Week.  In fact, Mental Health Week commences on the last day […]
October 1, 2014

Human Trafficking in the 21st Century

Human trafficking is the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring or receipt of persons, by means of the threat or use of force or other forms of coercion, of abduction, of fraud, […]
July 2, 2014

Are we building an entrenched underclass of poverty and disadvantage in Australia?

The tone of proposed welfare reform has already been set and tends to classify those Australians in need as an unwelcome burden.  We only need to consider how they were […]
June 27, 2014

Cutting Dementia Funding

This week the federal government announced it was dumping the special payment for people with dementia in residential aged care from 31 July 2014. This will have a direct impact […]