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Laws to protect pregnant job seekers pass Parliament
The NSW Parliament has repealed a law that allowed employers to fire or refuse to hire women who knew they were pregnant when applying for a job today.
Linking people with disability to the community
Last published on 23 Apr 2018 in Media releases
Minister for Disability Services, Ray Williams today announced more than $40 million for Ability Links, a program helping people with disability connect to the community.
New school for the Ivanhoe Estate
Last published on 20 Apr 2018 in Media releases
The excavators have rolled on site and demolition work has commenced on the biggest social and affordable housing renewal development in Australia – the Ivanhoe Estate.
NSW celebrates youth week 2018
Last published on 16 Apr 2018 in Media releases
Minister responsible for Youth, Ray Williams joined 150 young people at a forum in Parliament House to launch NSW Youth Week 2018.
NSW government commuted to reducing youth homelessness
Last published on 18 Apr 2018 in Media releases
The NSW Government has committed $13.9 million to support vulnerable children and young people at risk of homelessness access support 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Professor Hala Zreiqat wins top accolade at 2018 NSW Women of the Year Awards
An extraordinary contribution to regenerative medicine and orthopaedic research in NSW and an unwavering commitment to improving opportunities for women around the world has won Professor Hala Zreiqat the top accolade at the 2018 NSW [...]