Latest media releases

Child, youth and family

7 November 2019

Children in Care Collective welcomes funding for child protection information sharing platform

The national child protection interagency, Children in Care Collective, has welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement of a legal platform to allow states and territories to share child protection information.

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Disability

17 October 2019

Artists from Life Without Barriers' popular art program exhibit new work

Participants of Life Without Barriers’ popular art and mosaic programs will exhibit their work at an exhibition at Clarence Council’s Rosny Schoolhouse Gallery from Thursday October 17.

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Child, youth and family

2 September 2019

Life Without Barriers calls for better family inclusion in foster care

This Child Protection Week, major provider of child, youth and family services, Life Without Barriers, is calling for a greater focus on the role of birth families in the lives of children in foster care.

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Disability

24 July 2019

Community services sector to come together to employ more people with disability

How can Queensland community service organisations become destination employers for people with disability?

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Disability

4 July 2019

Life Without Barriers welcomes NDIS price increases

Major disability services provider Life Without Barriers has welcomed the Government’s announcement of increased price limits for National Disability Insurance Scheme registered service providers.

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Disability

27 June 2019

Life Without Barriers pledges 12% new recruits will be people with disability

Social purpose organisation Life Without Barriers has pledged that 12 per cent of its new recruits will be people with disability by 2022.

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Life Without Barriers

30 May 2019

Life Without Barriers welcomes new key roles in Morrison government

Major community services organisation Life Without Barriers has welcomed new Ministry as part of Scott Morrison’s government.

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Life Without Barriers

20 May 2019

Statement on Federal Election - Election of the Coalition government

Following the outcome of the 2019 Federal Election, Life Without Barriers congratulates the Morrison Government and is looking forward to continuing to work with the Coalition on key social issues affecting Australians.

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Foster Care

23 April 2019

Call out for Queenslanders to become foster carers

Child, youth and family service Life Without Barriers is celebrating Queensland Foster & Kinship Carers Week in by thanking their many dedicated foster and kinship carers, and encouraging others in the community to consider becoming carers.

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Disability

30 March 2019

Life Without Barriers welcomes new NDIS pricing

Major disability service provider Life Without Barriers has welcomed today’s announcement by Social Services Minister Paul Fletcher of changes to pricing for services delivered under the NDIS.

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