Media Releases

February 2017

$23 million to help homeless youth

Young people who are homeless or at risk of being homeless across Australia will benefit from the Government’s decision to extend funding agreements for the youth homelessness programme, Reconnect.

Innovative business partnerships creating jobs for new arrivals

Assistant Minister for Social Services and Multicultural Affairs, Senator the Hon Zed Seselja, today visited a meatworks in Biloela, Queensland to see how an innovative partnership between a business and settlement services provider could potentially put up to dozens of new arrivals to work.