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Age-Friendly City Plan launched
Report highlights that women carers disproportionately impacted by poverty
Engineering Construction Activity now at Lowest in
$8.7 million COVID-19 silver lining in Moreland
Dentists are open: treatments safely resume
Canberra’s Recovery Plan – supporting our community and our economy
ACT grasslands and woodlands listed as critically endangered
Witness List for 27 May 2020
NSW police lay charges after fatal crash near Crookwell
20 new footpaths to keep Canberrans working
Government invests $57 million to improve palliative care
Public school solar batteries get fast tracked
Support for cultural exhibition tours across regional Australia
Labour Hire Licensing scheme passed to help better protect workers
Public and community housing upgraded with solar and sustainability improvements
Councils applaud Stimulus Package for local government
New complaints process to help Canberra’s vulnerable
UniSA leads community engagement with ARC Linkage Grants
Environmental volunteers back in field
More COVID-19 relief for CBD Businesses
ACT Public Service wins national veterans’ public sector employer of year award
Continued support for Canberrans with hail damaged vehicles
Health infrastructure works fast-tracked
$400 million funding boost for health and medical research
Support for cultural exhibition tours across regional Australia
ACTCOSS Autumn Journal: Wellbeing must be at heart of our community’s recovery from COVID-19
First look at Monaro Highway flyover at Lanyon Drive
Pharmacy Guild of Australia’s Intern of Year Announced
COVID-19 pandemic brings changes to Salvos Recovery Services, helping those affected by alcohol
Small business confidence crashes 53 points in 14 days as Coronavirus hits
ACTCOSS calls supported by COVID-19 Committee
ACTCOSS welcomes release of COVID-19 ACT Disability Strategy
$9 million funding boost for community volunteers
Printouts and faxes for pathology results almost history
National Meeting of Digital Economy and Technology Ministers: Communiqué May 2020
Progress on Canberra Hospital expansion supports local contractors and jobs
Restrictions on informal sport carefully eased
Recognising Canberra’s Nurses and Midwives
Visiting dentist is safe: treatments resume
Queanbeyan-Palerang outdoor facilities reopening, but caution urged
Canberra playgrounds, parks and some libraries reopening
ACT Chief Minister 13 May
Australias principals under extreme stress well before pandemic
Ministerial Statement On Economy – Parliament House
Supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations to respond to COVID-19
One more misogynist off airwaves: Good, say ACT Greens
As coronavirus-racism increases, ACTCOSS and CMCF support Minister’s call for national anti-racism strategy
ACT Chief Minister 9 May