We welcome inquiries from media organisations for interview requests on ACOSS' policy positions and reaction to policy developments affecting low income Australians.
ACOSS Media and Communications Coordinator Fernando de Freitas
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Latest Media Releases
29 October 2014
On the eve of the Government's second 'Repeal Day', the peak body for Australia’s community services today said the Federal Government’s plan to abolish the sector’s compulsory reporting through the... [ Read more ]
28 October 2014
The Australian Council of Social Service today urged the Federal Parliament to support the budget proposal to abolish the Seniors Supplement, which is poorly targeted to people who do not need... [ Read more ]
16 October 2014
The Australian Council of Social Service today urged Australian Governments to take coordinated action to tackle the worsening housing supply crisis.
"New data shows that the housing supply crisis is... [ Read more ]
12 October 2014
The Australian Council of Social Service has today released a new report revealing that poverty is growing in Australia with an estimated 2.5 million people or 13.9% of all people living below the... [ Read more ]
10 October 2014
Who: Dr Cassandra Goldie, CEO, ACOSS, people living in poverty and representatives from St Vincent de Paul Society, The Salvation Army and other community welfare sector agencies.
When: Start time -... [ Read more ]