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Published: 1 December 2021
Angela Coe interviews AASW SA Branch President Patricia Muncey on what social worker registration in South Australia means for social workers and the public on ABC Mornings Regional South Australia.
Published: 21 September 2021
By Brinley Duggan
The rates of social workers and school psychologists available to students in Tasmania is lower than the nationally regarded standard.
Published: 20 September 2021
The rates of social workers and school psychologists available to students in Tasmania sit lower than the national standard.
Published: 16 September 2021
Published in The Advocate.
Published: 4 September 2021
Child protection workers are in short supply and high demand as abuse rates rise, writes Lauren Ahwan
MORE child protection workers are desperately needed to tackle spiralling cases of child abuse and neglect.
Published: 3 September 2021
By Philppe Perez
A crisis is unfolding in the Far West NSW remote community of Wilcannia where a significant spread of COVID in the community has seen people set up tents in their yards to isolate and the only community shop closed after it was identified as an exposure site.
Professor Sue Green discussing Wilcannia with Danica Di Giorgio on Sky News's Afternoon Agenda.
Published: 30 August 2021
The deteriorating Covid-19 situation in Wilcannia requires urgent action from both the state and federal governments, including the delivery of resources to support the local Aboriginal community, the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) has warned.
Published: 28 June 2021
The cost of living only seems to keep going up, but there is some help at hand.
Federal and state governments have a range of measures, from family assistance to car and energy discounts, to help make ends meet.
Published: 15 June 2021
A marked increase in elder abuse is being reported as Australians emerge from coronavirus restrictions.
Published: 2 May 2021
Qualification: Four-year bachelor degree in social work or a two-year qualifying master’s degree, with at least two years’ post-qualifying experience in supervised mental health practice in order to receive accredited mental health social work status.
Published: 23 March 2021
Parliament has approved a contentious bill that will see adoption considered for children in state care who
can't be reunited with their parents, despite concerns raised by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island services.
Published: 17 January 2021
My optimism about securing a job depletes when I open a rejection email. It’s difficult to find solace when you
thought you were the perfect fit.
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