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JobKeeper News and Information

21 May 2020

On Friday 24 April 2020, the Federal Government made some significant clarifications to the JobKeeper payment scheme, which will make a big difference to the community services sector.

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Stories from community service sector workers

29 April 2020

The community service and its frontline staff have continued to go to work each and every day during the COVID-19 crisis to support people in our communities who are vulnerable, experiencing hardship and disadvantage.

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The WACOSS office is currently closed

6 April 2020

The office is closed for visitors. WACOSS staff are working remotely to stop the spread of COVID-19, so this office is currently unattended. If you need to get in touch with someone from WACOSS you can call the main office number on 08 6381 5300, or for non-urgent enquiries, you can email and ask […]

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Welcome Extra Support to Keep People Connected

31 March 2020

WACOSS has warmly welcomed the McGowan Government’s announcement today of additional support for WA households experiencing financial hardship.

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WACOSS welcomes COVID-19 measures to help the most vulnerable

23 March 2020

WACOSS welcomes the Federal Government announcement yesterday of packages that support our most vulnerable communities in Western Australia.

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Household Charges Freeze and Assistance Welcome

16 March 2020

The Western Australian Council of Social Service has welcomed the announcement today by Premier McGowan

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