14 October 2013
Two of the nation's peak community bodies have come together to release a snapshot of the extent of poverty and disadvantage outside Australia's major capital cities, highlighting the devastating... [ Read more ]
11 October 2013
Who: Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS) and National Rural Health Alliance (NRHA)
When: 1.30 - 4.15 pm, Monday 14 October 2013
Where: Heritage Room, Tamworth Community Centre, corner Peel... [ Read more ]
9 September 2013
Dr Cassandra Goldie, CEO, ACOSS and Tim Costello, CEO, World Vision Australia
At the close of this 2013 Summit, we celebrate the inaugural official Civil G20 process under the Russian presidency,... [ Read more ]
6 September 2013
Speaking from the G20 Leaders Summit in Russia, Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Council of Social Service, Dr Cassandra Goldie said, "It is very disappointing that some of the Coalition's... [ Read more ]
4 September 2013
The Australian Council of Social Service today called on the major political parties to make employment and lifting people out of poverty the top priorities for the next Parliament, following the... [ Read more ]
4 September 2013
Governments struggling to meet community needs and aspirations must listen to a broad range of voices as their leaders meet for the world's premier economic forum in Russia this week.
As the leaders... [ Read more ]
29 August 2013
The Australian Council of Social Service is calling for urgent government action to make energy more affordable for low income households, in a new report released today.
27 August 2013
The Australian Council of Social Service today released a set of principles to serve as a starting point for reform of Australia's tax system.
"Too often, would-be tax reformers start with their... [ Read more ]