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Cost of living pressures to determine Australian election outcome

Stagnant wages have robbed Australians of between $270-$680 a fortnight in lost income over the past 10 years, underscoring the current cost-of-living crisis facing many Australians, according to analysis by UnitingCare Australia. Launching its 2022 Australian Election Policy Platform, UnitingCare…

UnitingCare Australia calls for increase in aged care wages

UnitingCare Australia is calling on the major parties to commit to fully funding an increase in aged care wages ahead of the 2022 Federal Election. “Aged care workers are the lowest paid caring workforce, yet they provide some of the…

Media Statement on the Religious Discrimination Bill 2021

The Uniting Church in Australia is concerned that the revised Religious Discrimination Bill 2021 introduced to Parliament this week does not achieve the balance needed to protect the rights of all people. The third and final draft of the bill…