The Assistant Minister for Social Services and Multicultural Affairs, Senator Zed Seselja, joined thousands of people at one of Australia’s largest multicultural festivals in Canberra today.
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.
Australia’s annual celebration of our rich cultural diversity, Harmony Day, is now open for event registrations.
Adoptions have dropped to the lowest level on record, according to the AIHW report: Adoptions Australia 2015-16 released today.
The Assistant Minister for Social Services and Multicultural Affairs, Senator Zed Seselja, and Tasmanian Premier Will Hodgman, joined newly arrived Syrian and Iraqi refugee families for a BBQ lunch in Hobart today.
The Turnbull Coalition will deliver $117.2 million to support front-line services addressing homelessness.
The Australian Government is today announcing a commitment of over $3 million to support children, young people and their families affected by the Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory (the Royal Commission).
The Community Services Minister’s Meeting was held on 11 November 2016, to discuss national collaboration on improving safety and wellbeing outcomes for children and young people, and Third Action Plan for the National Framework for Protecting Australia's Children.
Minister Seselja said the Commonwealth will work collaboratively with the state and territory governments to drive improvements to permanency outcomes for children in out-of-home care, including through Permanent Care Orders, permanent care arrangements and adoption.
The Assistant Minister for Social Services and Multicultural Affairs, Senator Zed Seselja has celebrated Deepavali and Australia’s diversity of languages with more than 150 people at Parliament House in Canberra.