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Putting people back in the picture
People are the whole reason for social policy and it’s time to bring them back into the picture when designing systems and delivering support, to help make sure happiness and a good life are not just aspirations for some, but something everyone can attain, VCOSS CEO Emma King says .
puttingpeople

People are the whole reason for social policy and it’s time to bring them back  into the picture when designing systems and delivering support, to help make sure ... Read More

itsabout

The phrase “it’s the economy, stupid” was coined during Bill Clinton’s successful 1992 American presidential campaign. But over the last 30 years economic policy ... Read More

againg

If we listen to the older people in our community we will hear a clear message, that a person’s need to have a role, a value and a purpose, does not diminish with ... Read More

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One person’s Bottom Line Blog story, republished courtesy of the author and TasCOSS. This article is currently not available online. Subscribe today to receive ... Read More

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againg

If we listen to the older people in our community we will hear a clear message, that a person’s need to have a role, a value and a purpose, does not diminish with age, and that there ... Read More

kyl

Kylie’s story I have a number of conditions, I was born with spina bifida and scoliosis. I’m also in renal failure at moment, so I’m on nocturnal dialysis and awaiting another ... Read More

My name is Helena. I separated from my husband in 2007 as a result of family violence, including emotional, social, financial, sexual and physical abuse. Many elements of this have ... Read More

itsabout

The phrase “it’s the economy, stupid” was coined during Bill Clinton’s successful 1992 American presidential campaign. But over the last 30 years economic policy makers worldwide, ... Read More