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UnitingCare Australia welcomes Saturday’s COAG announcements signalling a strong commitment to improving the lives of Australians who are disadvantaged and vulnerable.

Major church providers have called for a crisis and recovery fund from the Australian Government to ensure people who are doing it tough due to the impact of the global financial crisis are not further disadvantaged.

UnitingCare Australia welcomes the Pension Review Background Paper released yesterday, but says more needs to be done to protect the rights of those who are marginalised and vulnerable.

UnitingCare Australia warmly welcomes the Federal Government’s decision today to protect the incomes of Disability Support Pensioners (DSP) who actively seek employment.