Small business employees worse off under WorkChoices
- Published: Monday, 07 November 2005 20:00
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Cuts to future social security payments proposed in the Government’s Welfare to Work policy will have a greater negative impact on part time working carers in regional Australia according to a report by ACOSS – the Australian Council of Social Services.
Twelve years of mental health reform in Australia have been declared a failure according to a newly published report. The news comes as no surprise to working carers, many of whom contributed to the personal life stories detailed in the Not for Service: experiences of injustice and despair in mental health care in Australia report.