Local residents with severe and persistent mental illness will benefit from $472.7 million provided to organisations in 48 Medicare Local regions for coordinated and flexibly funded support in the South.
Parliamentary Secretary for Disability and Carers Amanda Rishworth today congratulated students and volunteers of a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to helping young people out of the cycle of disadvantage through working with Labradors.
SOUTHERN ADELAIDE MANUFACTURER INVESTS IN CLEAN AND RENEWABLE TECHNOLOGIES WITH THE HELP OF CARBON PRICE REVENUE
The Gillard Labor Government will use up to $451,696 in revenue from the carbon price to assist a manufacturer in the South invest in clean and renewable technologies.
I am pleased to speak on the Appropriations Bill (No. 1) 013-2014 and cognate bills, and in particular the budget that was delivered by the Treasurer a couple of weeks ago. This is an important budget. It is a budget that sets this nation up for the future. What you see in this budget is an important focus on jobs and on making sure that we have an investment in the long term that will promote jobs.
April 25 is an extremely important day in our national calendar as we mark Anzac Day each year. It is a day to recognise the sacrifice of those defending our country and to commemorate those who have made the ultimate sacrifice. Local dawn services are an important feature of the day, giving the community an opportunity to pay their respects in their local communities. I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the local RSLs, who worked hard to put on these local services in my electorate.
I would like to speak tonight, importantly, about the 13,500 small businesses in the southern Adelaide region in my electorate. These businesses—small businesses but also micro-businesses—do play an essential part in our local economy and local employment.