By connecting with these communities, facilitating conversations and sharing in the decision-making, we are working together to reduce employment inequality and disadvantage in our State.
For many people, choices about energy are confusing and burdensome, rather than beneficial and empowering.
So although there was no spike in the cost to Hydro of generating power, Tasmanians were set to pay a substantially higher wholesale price.
The DSS discussion paper contains some positive directions, such as suggestions for enhanced training and development for the workers in the FWC sector.
TasCOSS has consulted with key stakeholders across the sector who have shared their considered views on the centres, both as a model and as they are working in practice.
It is TasCOSS’s belief that the intention of the Tasmanian Government to address these historical injustices is an important statement in support of human rights.
TasCOSS strongly supports the named focus of placing the wellbeing of children at the centre of any service.
We see this Draft Bill as an opportunity to not only provide a “head of power” to the Minister to require a gas retailer to offer supply.
A human rights focus is particularly important when dealing with the issue of family violence.
Have a look through TasCOSS’s Annual Reports to see what we’ve been up to.
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