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West Australians want a permanent increase to JobSeeker

14 July 2020

A landmark study has found that more than two million West Australians – nearly 75 percent of the population – support a permanent increase in the JobSeeker rate.

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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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WACOSS Conference Rescheduled to October

11 March 2020

The Western Australian Council of Social Service has rescheduled the 2020 Conference Finding Ground: Building a better way together.

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Commit to Fair Funding for Fair Pay this International Women’s Day

6 March 2020

Ahead of International Women’s Day, the Western Australian Council of Social Service and the Women’s Council for Domestic and Family Violence Services WA are calling for the Federal Government to commit to renewing funding for the highly feminised community service sector.

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