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  • Tuesday 19 August 2014

    Feds to Release Asylum Seeker Children from Detention

    From Pro Bono Australia - The Federal Government says it will release hundreds of asylum-seeker children and their families from mainland detention centres on bridging visas - after months of urgent calls to action from advocacy, church and welfare organisations.


  • Wednesday 13 August 2014

    ACOSS proposes 'common income support payment'

    Dr Cassandra Goldie, CEO of Australian Council of Social Services (ACOSS) gave a press release on Tuesday 12 August outlining ACOSS' proposed 'common income support payment' in overhaul of social security system.

  • Friday 8 August 2014

    Australian Baptist Ministries speak out on babies in detention

    The Australian Baptist Ministries have written to the Hon. Scott Morrison MP, Immigation Minister, to speak against babies and children in detention in Australia.

  • Friday 8 August 2014

    Setting the Bar for Welfare Reform

    Australia's Major Church Providers today lodged a submission on the Welfare Review Interim Report, and are encouraging the reference panel to keep top-of-mind some key themes and principles when reviewing feedback.

  • Friday 25 July 2014

    ACSA National Report - 24 July 14

    ACSA National Report, Issue 336, 24 Jul 14, For more publications from ACSA please click here.


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Baptist Care Australia is a passionate, innovative, Christian association of Baptist organisations. Our members bring life-enriching care to their clients, residents, their families and communities. Our care for people arises from our belief that God desires wholeness in all aspects of life. Our collective mission is to express Christ’s love as we serve people and includes addressing their physical, emotional and spiritual needs.