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chroniclelive
Detective speaks of contempt for Gosforth thief who stole dementia sufferers savingsof Black. He said: “In total Leslie Black stole more than £40,000 from an elde
Detective speaks of contempt for Gosforth thief who stole dementia sufferers savings
chroniclelive / Posted 4 minutes ago
of Black. He said: “In total Leslie Black stole more than £40,000 from an elderly vulnerable victim who was in the care of social services suffering with advanced dementia. “This was a callous crime that warranted a full investigation. The... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Woman arrested on drug charges, letting son use themof a juvenile. It was discovered she was allowing her son to use the drugs aft
Woman arrested on drug charges, letting son use them
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 28 minutes ago
of a juvenile. It was discovered she was allowing her son to use the drugs after the Beaufort County Department of Social Services received information about it. She allowed him to use marijuana, prescription pain pills and heroin,... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Ventura County’s winter shelter faces uncertain future — againSTAR FILE PHOTO Amanda Herrera (right), social services supervisor for the Soci
Ventura County’s winter shelter faces uncertain future — again
Ventura County Star / Posted 47 minutes ago
STAR FILE PHOTO Amanda Herrera (right), social services supervisor for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, goes over items used by the winter shelter staff with Steven Karnazes as they inventory the items used to set up the 2015-16 shelter at the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona companies hiring 100 or more in Mayand design. More info: bestversionmedia.com/. Brookdale, hiring 280. The compa
Arizona companies hiring 100 or more in May
The Arizona Republic / Posted an hour ago
and design. More info: bestversionmedia.com/. Brookdale, hiring 280. The company is hiring for positions from nurses to social services directors. More info: www.brookdalecareers.com. Charles Schwab Corp., hiring 110. The financial services... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Manziel's indictment - “Every truth has two sides; it is well to look at both before we commit ourselves to either.” -Aesop A Dallas County grand jury’s recent indictment of Johnny Manziel has set off another round of headlines about an NFL player...of which, if true—are very serious matters that need to be dealt with according
Manziel's indictment - “Every truth has two sides; it is well to look at both before we commit ourselves to either.” -Aesop A Dallas County grand jury’s recent indictment of Johnny Manziel has set off another round of headlines about an NFL player...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
of which, if true—are very serious matters that need to be dealt with accordingly by the criminal justice system, by social services, and by the National Football League if Mr. Manziel were to be signed by another team. More generally, this... Read more
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The News & Observer
Chatham County draft budget raises tax rate a pennyfor jail operations to comply with new federal requirements to prevent rape in
Chatham County draft budget raises tax rate a penny
The News & Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
for jail operations to comply with new federal requirements to prevent rape in jails and prisons; ▪ 2.5 positions in Social Services to handle increased workload for the NC Fast program; ▪ A new administrative position for Central... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Associate minister retires from First Baptisthe also served with the state Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. A former member
Associate minister retires from First Baptist
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
he also served with the state Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. A former member of the Davidson County Department of Social Services Board of Directors and volunteer with the county’s Guardian ad Litem program, Wilson serves on the board of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Huge homeless ministry searching for new homeministry — relying on private donations and volunteer manpower from dozens of l
Huge homeless ministry searching for new home
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
ministry — relying on private donations and volunteer manpower from dozens of local churches — is the largest provider of social services in West Orange, helping more than 3,200 people last year get food, supplies, jobs, education, mental health... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mothers' Day for Sex Workerswork. Duduzile Dlamini, the programme coordinator, says that some mothers even
Mothers' Day for Sex Workers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
work. Duduzile Dlamini, the programme coordinator, says that some mothers even have their children taken away from them by social services and that their children, like their mothers, are criminalised. "We are proud; we are mothers; we are the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Greens ‘have all the policies’: candidateeconomy,” she said. “We offer transparent political representation that puts p
Greens ‘have all the policies’: candidate
Western Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
economy,” she said. “We offer transparent political representation that puts people before corporate political donors.” Social services and a humane policy for the treatment of refugees also rank high on Ms Sky’s agenda. “[The government] is... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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The North West Star
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
The North West Star / Posted 4 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
The Border Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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The Courier
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
The Courier / Posted 4 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
The Young Witness / Posted 4 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Western Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend youth job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Manning River Times / Posted 5 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Concrete Details: Examining the Initial Designs of D.C.’s Proposed Family Homeless Sheltersbetter than the communal bathrooms of D.C. General. Shelters will have computer
Concrete Details: Examining the Initial Designs of D.C.’s Proposed Family Homeless Shelters
Washington City Paper / Posted 5 hours ago
better than the communal bathrooms of D.C. General. Shelters will have computer labs, offices and support areas for social services, and warming kitchens for heating up food. The city will offer residents three meals a day, cooked... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Final approvals in place for counseling center movethem to beautify our waterfront,” Freeburg said. “We’re not moving them to get
Final approvals in place for counseling center move
ABC Newspapers / Posted 5 hours ago
them to beautify our waterfront,” Freeburg said. “We’re not moving them to get them out of Anoka.” He also noted several social services offered in the city of Anoka, ranging from the Anoka Metro Regional Treatment Center and Anoka County... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I 'll Contest for Presidentclaims a CDC-led government will address problems of education, agriculture, el
I 'll Contest for President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
claims a CDC-led government will address problems of education, agriculture, electricity and water as well as other social services without clearly saying how. Unlike huge turnout during past rallies at the party headquarters that brought... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FDA Halts Liberian Hardwoodaccused the company of failing to pay land rentals, constant abused of basic hu
FDA Halts Liberian Hardwood
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
accused the company of failing to pay land rentals, constant abused of basic human rights, lack of will to avail needy social services (road connectivity, schools, clinics, safe drinking water and scholarships-as stipulated in the signed... Read more
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Evening Standard
Woman on the run with two daughters 'is a great mum'night after apparently taking the children from a care home where they had been
Woman on the run with two daughters 'is a great mum'
Evening Standard / Posted 6 hours ago
night after apparently taking the children from a care home where they had been placed the previous evening. Police and social services are growing increasingly concerned for their welfare. Mother-of-four Ms Kelly’s eldest son Raymond Kelly,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Schools burn as protesters vent anger ahead of South Africa local pollSouth Africa's northern Limpopo province, protesting a change in municipal boun
Schools burn as protesters vent anger ahead of South Africa local poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
South Africa's northern Limpopo province, protesting a change in municipal boundaries which they say is a recipe for poor social services, as tensions rise ahead of local polls in August. The skeletal remains of metal desk frames amid ashes and... Read more
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The Star
Schools burn as protesters vent anger ahead of South Africa local pollSouth Africa's northern Limpopo province, protesting a change in municipal boun
Schools burn as protesters vent anger ahead of South Africa local poll
The Star / Posted 7 hours ago
South Africa's northern Limpopo province, protesting a change in municipal boundaries which they say is a recipe for poor social services, as tensions rise ahead of local polls in August. The skeletal remains of metal desk frames amid ashes and... Read more
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Scotsman
Updated) Who are the new MSPs?MSP Elaine Smith securing another gain for the SNP. In April, MacGregor was the
Updated) Who are the new MSPs?
Scotsman / Posted 7 hours ago
MSP Elaine Smith securing another gain for the SNP. In April, MacGregor was the subject of a complaint to the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC), alleging he had improperly accessed confidential data files about a relative of a party... Read more
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Reuters
Italy clamps down on destitute refugee squatters with eviction noticeson their asylum claim. Others have been granted refugee status but say the stat
Italy clamps down on destitute refugee squatters with eviction notices
Reuters / Posted 7 hours ago
on their asylum claim. Others have been granted refugee status but say the state has done little to help them access social services. Some had tried to reach other European cities before returning to Italy. In all 40 sites have been mapped... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly Election 2016: The full list of Welsh AMsbrought up in West Wales, he joined the Assembly following his election in 2011
Assembly Election 2016: The full list of Welsh AMs
walesonline / Posted 7 hours ago
brought up in West Wales, he joined the Assembly following his election in 2011. He rose to become Minister for Health and Social Services less than two years later. A married father, living in the Pontcanna area of Cardiff, he is a professor of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Social Development Dept introduces new regulations to curb corruptionAssistance Act. This will put an end to the tide of unlawful deductions and ens
Social Development Dept introduces new regulations to curb corruption
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 hours ago
Assistance Act. This will put an end to the tide of unlawful deductions and ensure better control.” She says the state social services agency South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) received more than 40,000 queries about illegal... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your weekend guide to entertainment eventsForge. $20/$25. 570-407-1700 pittstonpto@gmail.com. A BUTTERFLY TO REMEMBER: M
TGIF: Your weekend guide to entertainment events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
Forge. $20/$25. 570-407-1700 pittstonpto@gmail.com. A BUTTERFLY TO REMEMBER: May 22, 3 p.m. Free. 570-586-4573. CATHOLIC SOCIAL SERVICES GALA: May 22, 6:30 p.m. St. Peter’s Cathedral, Scranton. $100 benefits Catholic Social Services. 570-207-2250... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Grand Heist - a Perspective From the South On the Panama Paperstax collection, and limit the overall ability of governments to provide needs l
The Grand Heist - a Perspective From the South On the Panama Papers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
tax collection, and limit the overall ability of governments to provide needs like education, health, housing, and other social services to citizens. In Uganda, this has happened through evasion of taxes from oil revenue. The Panama Papers... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
City wants power to fine beggars for bylaw breacheswhen they would not comply with requests. Officials are asking councillors to
City wants power to fine beggars for bylaw breaches
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
when they would not comply with requests. Officials are asking councillors to advocate central government for infringement powers and increased social services. They also want a law change to allow them to fine beggars for breaching t... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiescare centers during the May 9 elections to allow women to vote without having t
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 hours ago
care centers during the May 9 elections to allow women to vote without having to worry about their small children. Bacolod Social Services and Development head Pacita Tero yesterday said she will direct all 119 day care centers in Bacolod City to... Read more
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Rappler
Back to base: Binay to culminate campaign in Makatifree healthcare and free books, school supplies, and uniforms to 20 million stu
Back to base: Binay to culminate campaign in Makati
Rappler / Posted 10 hours ago
free healthcare and free books, school supplies, and uniforms to 20 million students, a large-scale version of the social services in Makati. He also plans to abolish income tax for those earning P30,000 and below as well as expanding the... Read more
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Rappler
The value of Marcos jewels according to PCGGthe wife of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos purchased them using ill-gotten
The value of Marcos jewels according to PCGG
Rappler / Posted 10 hours ago
the wife of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos purchased them using ill-gotten wealth. The photos showed equivalent social services that the money paid for the jewels could have purchased to serve the public instead. A 25-30 carat... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Older adults shouldn’t have to lose their teethcenter later this year. The goal is to join high-quality, affordable oral care
Older adults shouldn’t have to lose their teeth
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 hours ago
center later this year. The goal is to join high-quality, affordable oral care with comprehensive health care and essential social services, including nutritious meals and mental health services. The innovative clinic, which will have two dentists... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rise in number of refugees fleeing S Sudanthe refugees and asylum seekers in conjunction with the Ugandan government. Th
Rise in number of refugees fleeing S Sudan
iol.co.za / Posted 11 hours ago
the refugees and asylum seekers in conjunction with the Ugandan government. The aim of these is to ensure legal support, social services, including child protection, assistance to vulnerable persons, psychosocial activities and community building... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Freedom Hooves set to host fundraiser Saturdayis potential for a single lane closure upon arrival of work trucks. Flaggers wi
Freedom Hooves set to host fundraiser Saturday
Craig Daily Press / Posted 11 hours ago
is potential for a single lane closure upon arrival of work trucks. Flaggers will be in place to guide traffic. County social services forum set for Wednesday Moffat County Department of Social Services will host a community forum from 9 to... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Mercy for nurse after vile Clutha tweethelicopter pilots had crashed after thinking “F*** man it’s Friday night”. Ms
Mercy for nurse after vile Clutha tweet
EveningTimes Online / Posted 12 hours ago
helicopter pilots had crashed after thinking “F*** man it’s Friday night”. Ms Henvey was hauled in front of the Scottish Social Services Council in Dundee last month and could have been struck off their register. But a panel ruled that she... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Domestic abuse shelter to remain closedA Miami-based social services provider has taken over the sheltering of the vic
Domestic abuse shelter to remain closed
Key West Citizen / Posted 13 hours ago
A Miami-based social services provider has taken over the sheltering of the victims of domestic violence in Monroe County, but a Key West shelter will remain closed indefinitely and victims will have to go to Marathon. The local provider, Monroe... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
The Young Witness / Posted 13 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Western Advocate / Posted 14 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Kiama Independent / Posted 14 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Manning River Times / Posted 14 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 14 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Connectivity and health facilities top prioritygaps in knowledge to inform evidence based policy making, rural mental health f
Connectivity and health facilities top priority
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 hours ago
gaps in knowledge to inform evidence based policy making, rural mental health funding and the lack of medical, nursing and social services professionals in rural communities."We’d like to see the Government adopt the concept of a pipeline approach... Read more
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The North West Star
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fearsover interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's pea
Malcolm Turnbull and officials defend $4 an hour job scheme against 'intern churn' fears
The North West Star / Posted 14 hours ago
over interns rather than putting on paid workers and on Friday the nation's peak welfare group, the Australian Council of Social Services, pulled back from its initial full support, saying people should be paid an additional $68 a week to... Read more
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