The amendments to the Social Services Legislation Bill will increase waiting periods for new migrants accessing income support payments.
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QCOSS was invited to provide a submission to the Committee reviewing the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Strengthening Income Support) Bill 2021 ('the Bill'). In [...]
Queensland Council of Social Service (QCOSS) says the Federal Government's heartless JobSeeker decision will trap hundreds of thousands of Queenslanders in poverty. QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh said: “1 [...]
Submission: Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (Extension of Coronavirus Support) Bill 2020
QCOSS has made a submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Community Affairs on the Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (Extension of Coronavirus [...]
QCOSS does not support the Cashless Debit Card (CDC) as an ongoing program. We believe complex health and social issues, such as alcohol, drug [...]