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Media releases 2016

Up to $3 million available for multicultural communities - 2016-12-29

New Code Red to better support rough sleepers in extreme heat - 2016-12-23

Vulnerable South Australians urged to register with Red Cross before the heat - 2016-12-20

Calling on people living with disability to join Disability Engagement Register - 2016-12-03

Celebrate on the Square disability march, expo and celebration on today - 2016-12-02

Glendi Greek Festival kicks off today - 2016-11-26

One year on from Pinery fire - 2016-11-25

New domestic violence service to better serve South Australian women - 2016-11-24

State Aboriginal Women's Gatherings in Yalata and Ceduna - 2016-11-22

Measures to protect rough sleepers in the Riverland amid rising river levels - 2016-11-18

$4 million for jobs in northern Adelaide to support the NDIS rollout - 2016-11-14

Improved access for voters with disability - 2016-11-10

Come along to the Feast Festival Picnic in the Park at Pinky Flat today - 2016-11-06

Ambassadors supporting migrant communities to tackle problem gambling - 2016-11-04

Supporting Housing SA tenants into employment in the northern suburbs - 2016-11-02

More legal support for domestic violence victims - 2016-10-28

2017 National Youth Week grants now available - 2016-10-27

National Carers Week - 2016-10-21

Concessions available for the most vulnerable in our community - 2016-10-18

Next phase of the NDIS underway in SA - 2016-10-16

Construction begins on new CBD Disability Apartments - 2016-10-12

State wide disaster assistance for South Australia following severe September storm - 2016-10-07

Code Blue activated for rough sleepers in the CBD - 2016-09-28

2016 Adelaide Disability, Ageing and Lifestyle Expo - 2016-09-23

Conference to look at science of wellbeing and positive psychology - 2016-09-23

Pinery Fire Story Books - 2016-09-23

Relationships register bill introduced to State Parliament - 2016-09-22

Groups supporting Pinery fire-affected communities can apply for one off payments - 2016-09-16

Visit DCSI at the Riverland Field Days - 2016-09-13

Equal Pay Day highlights the ongoing challenges to gender equality - 2016-09-08

New WeDo app to connect young South Australians with volunteering - 2016-09-05

State Aboriginal Womens Gathering in Coober Pedy - 2016-08-30

South Australian businesses urged to nominate for Governor’s Multicultural Awards - 2016-08-30

Innovative Education Program for women affected by domestic violence wins State Award - 2016-08-22

Supporting low income South Australian families with utilities costs (SA) - 2016-08-22

South Australian Women in STEM to be celebrated through Wikibomb (SA) - 2016-08-16

Help available for women wanting to serve on boards - 2016-08-09

MoneySmart Rookie program up and running throughout South Australia - 2016-08-09

New chair and deputy chair for Premier’s Council for Women - 2016-08-09

Child Protection Systems Royal Commission Report released - 2016-08-08

New youth homelessness project for regional South Australia - 2016-08-03

Housing SA App wins State Award - 2016-08-01

New campaign highlights the repetitive nature of problem gambling - 2016-07-30

Milestone bill passed in State Parliament to help remove discrimination from SA laws - 2016-07-29

Government calls for community discussion on preventing domestic violence - 2016-07-24

More tenants to benefit from community housing providers - 2016-07-14

New winter response to homelessness in the Adelaide CBD - 2016-07-12

21st Youth Parliament gets underway - 2016-07-11

Sleep Awareness Week 2016 – positive sleep practices for children and adolescents with developmental disabilities - 2016-07-06

More funding for domestic violence Multi-Agency Protection Service - 2016-07-06

Law reform makes justice system fairer for people with disability - 2016-07-01

Modernising the DCSI website - 2016-06-27

Franklin Street Bus Station to remain open as shelter during severe weather - 2016-06-23

Free event and services available in support of World Continence Week - 2016-06-20

New data confirms Adelaide’s northern suburbs will benefit most from the NDIS - 2016-06-17

New campaigns and services to help stamp out elder abuse - 2016-06-15

South Australia’s outstanding volunteers recognised today - 2016-06-12

Conference to focus on the dangers of predatory short-term money lenders - 2016-06-07

It’s now even easier to apply for a State Government grant - 2016-06-01

2016 Foodbank Hunger Report on food insecurity out today - 2016-06-01

Community Benefit SA grants awarded - 2016-05-31

Mental health support for Pinery affected communities - 2016-05-29

New local recovery coordinator announced for Pinery fire recovery effort - 2016-05-18

International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia - 2016-05-17

National Volunteer Week starts today - 2016-05-09

Additional recovery assistance for communities worst hit by the Pinery fire - 2016-05-06

Recognising excellence in the disability sector - 2016-04-29

Celebrating 120 years of women’s suffrage in South Australia - 2016-04-25

Young South Australians from multicultural backgrounds embrace ANZAC youth vigil - 2016-04-24

Time for SA to choose grant recipients - 2016-04-20

Changes to fire recovery centre hours - 2016-04-14

Thank our dedicated volunteers by nominating one for an award - 2016-04-10

Free entry for 500 young people at Camp Gallipoli - 2016-04-09

National Youth Week celebrates cultural diversity - 2016-04-08

Office for Women praised for DV work by Young South Australian of the Year - 2016-04-07

Home detention to be expanded in a bid to rehabilitate young offenders - 2016-03-28

Helping young people to understand money matters - 2016-03-23

Governor’s Multicultural Awards celebrating our state’s cultural diversity - 2016-03-22

More support for fire affected communities - 2016-03-09

Funding now available for youth networks - 2016-03-02

New BlueBays app to help disability permit holders find a park - 2016-03-02

Nominations now open for Premier’s Certificate of Recognition - 2016-02-23

Community groups urged to apply for Volunteer Training Grants - 2016-02-23

27,000 SA tenants to receive new cash concession payment from tomorrow - 2016-02-23

State Aboriginal Women’s Gathering in Renmark today - 2016-02-19

Next round of payments to support fire affected communities - 2016-02-12

Older South Australians the focus of latest Community Benefits SA round - 2016-01-14

SA Youth Parliament applications now open - 2016-01-13

New role to help Pinery fire recovery - 2016-01-04

Media releases 2015

Community meetings continue for fire affected communities - 2015-12-21

Older, isolated and vulnerable South Australians urged to stay safe in heat - 2015-12-18

Around 6300 new jobs for South Australians as part of the NDIS - 2015-12-16

Pinery Fire Community Meetings - 2015-12-11

NDIS roll-out to change the lives of thousands of South Australians - 2015-12-11

Pinery Fire Recovery Centre supporting fire affected communities - 2015-12-10

New support for community groups and volunteers - 2015-12-09

Reminder to verify charities seeking donations for Pinery bushfire - 2015-12-03

Celebrating International Day of People with Disability - 2015-12-03

Site for Pinery bushfire recovery centre finalised - 2015-12-03

Pinery Fire Community Meetings - 2015-12-01

SA Pinery Fire Appeal - 2015-12-01

Pinery fire - changes to relief centres - 2015-11-29

Engaging South Australia's LGBTIQ Community - 2015-11-27

Donations for SA Pinery Fire Appeal - 2015-11-26

South Australia investigates new domestic violence prevention measures - 2015-11-25

Paid leave to help break the cycle of domestic violence - 2015-11-25

Bushfire north of Adelaide, relief centres open at Balaklava, Gawler and Clare - 2015-11-25

Laziza Mediterranean Festival offers delicious delights for the whole family - 2015-11-20

Get a taste of Sunday’s 2015 Multicultural Festival today at Rundle Mall - 2015-10-28

Relief for struggling families as Elizabeth Foodbank officially opens - 2015-10-21

Significant reduction in rough sleepers in Adelaide CBD - 2015-10-14

Today’s INDOfest to enliven Adelaide’s cultural precinct - 2015-10-05

More support for problem gamblers from culturally diverse communities - 2015-10-01

Disability, Ageing and Lifestyle Expo on today at the Adelaide Showgrounds - 2015-09-25

Asian night markets a hive of music and visual performances - 2015-09-24

Minister to review Housing SA debt and recovery methods - 2015-09-18

Strengthening our multicultural communities - 2015-09-16

2015 Multicultural Festival to showcase SA’s diversity - 2015-09-10

Supporting young South Australian volunteers to learn - 2015-09-09

19th delegation of young Vietnamese political leaders in Adelaide today - 2015-09-08

One-off multicultural grants now available - 2015-09-08

Young Achiever Awards recognise outstanding young people in SA - 2015-09-03

Nominations now open for 2015 Governor’s Multicultural Awards - 2015-09-02

One-off payments for Sampson Flat community groups - 2015-08-28

Social impact bonds to look at homelessness support - 2015-08-27

Supporting our volunteers and volunteer groups - 2015-08-21

No and low interest loans for struggling South Australians - 2015-08-14

Homelessness conference to explore new ways to reduce homelessness - 2015-08-06

Youth justice reforms out for public comment - 2015-08-04

Grants to strengthen regional communities - 2015-08-04

Women’s policy urges more social, economic, political participation - 2015-07-31

Changes to tenancy laws to protect victims of domestic violence - 2015-07-30

Body image message shared 195,200 times; promotion continues online - 2015-07-29

Screening applications now online - 2015-07-28

Funding boost for community programs following online vote - 2015-07-22

Time is running out for youth volunteer scholarship applications - 2015-07-20

2015 Youth Parliament winds up - 2015-07-13

New program to reduce offending by problem gamblers - 2015-07-09

Youth homelessness to be debated at this week’s Youth Parliament - 2015-07-06

South Australians can now apply online for new cost of living concession - 2015-07-02

New structured mentoring program for severely disadvantaged youth - 2015-06-30

Women’s Domestic Violence Court Assistance Service - 2015-06-30

New learning institute to expand horizons - 2015-06-24

Free family event about toilet training children with developmental disabilities - 2015-06-19

Plan to stamp out elder abuse - 2015-06-16

Youth Network Grants to support the development of our young people - 2015-06-15

Inspiring a new generation of volunteers on Volunteers Day 2015 - 2015-06-08

Multicultural groups encouraged to be part of Rundle Mall festival - 2015-05-30

Forum to address a rise in problem gambling in SA migrant communities - 2015-05-29

Crackdown on public housing tenants with investment properties - 2015-05-28

Programs to help ease the burden on fire affected communities - 2015-05-25

Rosie Batty visits SA’s nation-leading domestic violence response service - 2015-05-19

SA Aboriginal Women’s Gathering unites to share community experiences - 2015-05-19

South Australians urged to reject homophobia - 2015-05-17

Community providers a boost for South Australia's public housing - 2015-05-15

Reducing costs for struggling families - 2015-05-12

South Australians urged to attend today’s National Volunteer Week parade - 2015-05-11

Disability focus on programs for disadvantaged South Australians - 2015-05-08

Body image campaign harnessing creative media to boost self-esteem - 2015-05-06

Victoria Square Purple Picnic to end Autism Month - 2015-05-01

Women’s Information Service has a new home in Adelaide’s CBD - 2015-04-27

Multicultural Youth unite to mark ANZAC sacrifice - 2015-04-24

South Australians can have their say about tackling disadvantage - 2015-04-17

Emergency relief efforts continue in the mid-north - 2015-04-16

Changes to tenancy laws to protect victims of domestic violence - 2015-04-13

SA set to ‘Jump N Jive’ for National Youth Week - 2015-04-10

Second round of payments as outreach recovery centres go live - 2015-04-08

National Youth Week 2015 events now online - 2015-04-02

SA businesses urged to nominate for corporate responsibility award - 2015-03-31

Greater protection for people with an intellectual disability or cognitive impairment - 2015-03-30

Community housing conference aims to provide innovative solutions - 2015-03-26

Justice for all: removing language barriers to SA’s justice system - 2015-03-26

South Australia commits $17.7m to National Partnership on Homelessness - 2015-03-23

South Australians encouraged to get involved in Harmony Day - 2015-03-21

South Australians recognised for their contributions to cultural diversity - 2015-03-17

City homelessness numbers heading in the right direction - 2015-03-16

Domestic Violence Database – protecting women from serial offenders - 2015-03-11

International Women’s Day – call for nominations for Honour Roll - 2015-03-08

Additional assistance for South Australian communities in response to the Sampson Flat bushfire in January - 2015-03-04

South Australia’s and the nation’s first ethnic radio station turns 40 - 2015-03-02

People affected by bushfires urged to stay connected while they recover - 2015-02-28

Community bushfire appeal funds to be distributed to affected families - 2015-02-24

South Australians urged to get involved in Government decision-making - 2015-02-23

Premier’s volunteer award nominations now open - 2015-02-20

New awards honour local artists - 2015-02-20

Community Benefit SA program supporting vulnerable South Australians - 2015-02-20

New youth strategy to prioritise the issues that matter to young people - 2015-02-13

Grants to help put young South Australians on a level playing field - 2015-02-12

Volunteer training grants to assist SA community organisations - 2015-02-11

SA’s Indian community welcome their cricket idols to Adelaide today - 2015-02-11

Community meetings for Sampson Flat bushfire recovery effort - 2015-02-05

Colour and culture aplenty as summer multicultural festivals commence - 2015-01-30

Regional focus on this year’s Youth Parliament - 2015-01-20

Free replacement of documents for Sampson Flat fire communities - 2015-01-20

Torrens Valley Community Centre to house bushfire recovery centre - 2015-01-15

Red Cross Sampson Flat bushfire register to close - 2015-01-13

First meeting of Local Recovery Committee after Sampson Flat bushfire - 2015-01-13

Karlene Maywald appointed as Local Recovery Coordinator - 2015-01-09

Adelaide Hills Bushfire donations - 2015-01-05

People in fire affected communities encouraged to register with Red Cross - 2015-01-05

Hotline for fire-affected individuals, families and communities - 2015-01-04

2015 Multicultural Festival on today in Rundle Mall - 2015 Multicultural Festival on today in Rundle Mall

Media releases 2014

New grants to support South Australia’s LGBTIQ community - 2014-11-13

2014 Disability Lifestyle Expo - 2014-11-07

New app to help punters Stay On Track this Spring Racing Carnival - 2014-11-01

National Youth Week 2015 grants still available - 2014-10-28

Helping young South Australian volunteers with their vocational studies - 2014-10-22

New plan to support South Australian carers - 2014-10-17

New app to help low-income families manage their budgets - 2014-10-15

Body image campaign aims to empower girls, shun stereotypes - 2014-10-11

Disability forum – a possible hub for the North - 2014-10-09

This year’s International Day of Older Persons urges social inclusion - 2014-10-01

World Cerebral Palsy Day - 2014-10-01

Life Without Barriers relaunches Riverland Services today - 2014-09-24

Housing SA moves more services online to make it easier for customers - 2014-09-23

Nominations for 2015 Channel 9 Young Achiever Awards now open - 2014-09-16

New housing for remote Indigenous communities - 2014-09-16

New homes in Mount Barker and Goolwa to address homelessness - 2014-09-16

Together 4 Kids receives gong for tackling youth homelessness - 2014-09-12

Independent living on the move - 2014-09-11

Volunteer Support Fund applications now open - 2014-09-08

New clinic to support Autism Spectrum Disorder - 2014-09-01

New homes to end the insecurity for disadvantaged South Australians - 2014-08-21

$200,000 in community grants to support vulnerable South Australians - 2014-08-08

South Australia steps up to prevent domestic violence - 2014-08-08

Homeless Persons Week 2014 – we can’t afford to ignore it - 2014-08-04

First of many new homes for South Australians with disability - 2014-07-24

2014 Youth Parliament closes - 2014-07-11

Grants to help volunteers serve our community - 2014-07-10

19th Youth parliament opens - 2014-07-07

Second year of SA NDIS trail ready to go - 2014-07-01

New Housing SA service model to better connect tenants - 2014-07-01

2014 youthconnect grants to support young South Australians - 2014-06-27

Adelaide’s Bhutanese community celebrate home ownership - 2014-06-21

Refugee Week 2014 focuses on restoring hope for displaced people - 2014-06-16

Supporting and rewarding our volunteers - 2014-06-09

New responsible gambling signage for venues across South Australia - 2014-05-26

What Matters to Women in South Australia - 2014-05-23

Riverland residents tell their story in new social housing booklet - 2014-05-22

Community safety and spirit high for South Australians - 2014-05-08

Scholarships to help women climb the corporate ladder - 2014-05-06

First SA community housing provider registered under the National Regulatory System - 2014-05-02

Nominations for the 2014 State Volunteer Awards now open - 2014-04-08

National Youth Week launch set to rock Elizabeth - 2014-04-04

Applications now open for Volunteer Training Grants - 2014-02-13

Diverse programs funded through Community Benefit SA - 2014-02-11

Siteworks begin for new homelessness facility - 2014-02-10

Greater access to disability services in SA - 2014-01-31

Additional disaster assistance for bushfire affected communities in South Australia - 2014-01-31

Breaking the cycle of homelessness - 2014-01-31

Grants to celebrate National Youth Week - 2014-01-29

Congratulations to Tam Boakes - 2014-01-25

Relief fund open to help those affected by the bushfires - 2014-01-22

Media releases 2013

Doctors join State Government to tackle problem gambling - 2013-12-23

Volunteers get the support they need through new funding allocation - 2013-12-13

New disability respite facility for Kangaroo Island - 2013-12-11

New strategy to help inspire next generation of volunteers - 2013-12-05

Events to mark International Day of People with Disability - 2013-12-02

New Disruptive Tenants Policy getting results - 2013-11-27

Breaking down the barriers associated with problem gambling - 2013-11-27

White Ribbon – a symbol to stop violence against women - 2013-11-25

Funding available for programs supporting youth - 2013-11-20

New laws to strengthen protections for people with disability - 2013-11-13

Public sector employees march with pride - 2013-11-08-a

Garden blitz helps pave the way to employment - 2013-11-08

Festival of cultural diversity on show in Rundle Mall today - 2013-11-03

Housing strategy to deliver more affordable homes for South Australians - 2013-10-31

New affordable homes to be built in South Australia - 2013-10-31

Housing SA honoured at national awards - 2013-10-30

Southern producers showcase their premium food and wine - 2013-10-29

Women’s safety the focus of ‘Reclaim the Night’ - 2013-10-25

Empowering Aboriginal women - 2013-10-22

Freedom of Speech guaranteed for Non-Government Organisations - 2013-10-16

Supporting South Australian carers - 2013-10-15

Funding now available for National Youth Week grants - 2013-10-04

Work set to begin on major disability services expansion - 2013-10-03

New Housing SA Maintenance Contracts - 2013-09-30

Governor's Multicultural Awards 2013 now open - 2013-09-30

New disability housing organisation for South Australia - 2013-09-20

Strengthening protections for people living with disability - 2013-09-13

New ideas for growth sought in community housing - 2013-09-03

Major step forward for homelessness services in Port Augusta - 2013-09-02

Funding Assistance available for volunteers - 2013-08-29

One week left to declare in public housing amnesty - 2013-08-23

Tenders sought for $30 million social housing build - 2013-08-16

Strong start to public housing amnesty - 2013-08-09

Housing SA launches blueprint for the future - 2013-08-09

Multicultural youth celebrate the end of Ramadan in South Australia - 2013-08-07

Site selected for major new homelessness support facility - 2013-08-06

New agreement to continue delivering housing in remote communities in South Australia - 2013-07-31

Young people excel at Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards - 2013-07-29

Leadership program for regional women - 2013-07-25

Public Housing amnesty on offer in August - 2013-07-25

Another successful Youth Parliament wraps up - 2013-07-19

Electrolux contract supports local manufacturing jobs - 2013-07-16

Young Parliamentarians speak up to shape their future - 2013-07-15

Tenders open for program to help families - 2013-07-08

Premier’s Women’s Directory goes online - 2013-07-08

Demolition works underway at Narkindie Park - 2013-07-03

DisabilityCare launch a landmark day for South Australians with disability - 2013-07-01

Major expansion planned for homelessness support in Adelaide - 2013-06-22

More social housing to support South Australia's most vulnerable - 2013-06-13

Celebrating the work of South Australia's volunteers - 2013-06-10

New safeguards to protect the wellbeing of people living with disabilities - 2013-06-09

New housing stimulus package to deliver affordable housing - 2013-06-03

Smart living apartments give people with disability more independence - 2013-05-23

New responsible gambling campaign asks what are your odds? - 2013-05-20

International Day Against Homophobia targets online abuse - 2013-05-17

A Chance to Say Thanks a Million to our SA Volunteers - 2013-05-13

Register now for LGBTIQ Inclusion Strategy forums - 2013-05-07

Youth Minister congratulates Duke of Edinburgh's Award recipients - 2013-05-06

Water rebates to ease cost of living pressure for Housing SA residents - 2013-05-01

Landmark housing development brings more people to the city - 2013-04-03

Disabilities Minister opens new Minda community home in Mile End - 2013-03-26

Special Olympics South Australia recognises hard work and commitment - 2013-02-23

Community groups receive more than $500,000 in grants - 2013-01-17

Stronger focus on disruptive tenants for Housing SA - 2000-01-01

Volunteer training grants program now open - -Volunteer training grants program now open

South Australian homeless conference registrations now open - -South Australian homeless conference registrations now open

South Australia delivers funds for National Homelessness Agreement - -South Australia delivers funds for National Homelessness Agreement

People with disabilities in SA to get full disability insurance scheme - -People with disabilities in SA to get full disability insurance scheme

Opportunity to develop affordable housing in Adelaide’s northeast - -Opportunity to develop affordable housing in Adelaide’s northeast

Open days to help mark International Wheelchair Day - -Open days to help mark International Wheelchair Day

National Youth Week 2013 kicks off with official SA launch in Whyalla - -National Youth Week 2013 kicks off with official SA launch in Whyalla

Multicultural youth commemorate ANZAC Day - -Multicultural youth commemorate ANZAC Day

More than $550,000 in grants awarded to SA community organisations - -More than $550,000 in grants awarded to SA community organisations

Improving access to justice for people with disability - -Improving access to justice for people with disability

Housing SA takes top national honours for UNO Apartments - -Housing SA takes top national honours for UNO Apartments

Honour roll nominations open to celebrate SA women - -Honour roll nominations open to celebrate SA women

Government to bring forward construction projects to stimulate industry - -Government to bring forward construction projects to stimulate industry

Gold medal performances at the Duke of Edinburgh Awards - -Gold medal performances at the Duke of Edinburgh Awards

Fourteen South Australians win Governor’s Multicultural Awards - -Fourteen South Australians win Governor’s Multicultural Awards

Forums to explain DisabilityCare Australia to South Australians - -Forums to explain DisabilityCare Australia to South Australians

Feature magazine - Foundations for the future: a focus on children - -Feature magazine - Foundations for the future: a focus on children

Disabilities Minister Tony Piccolo welcomes passage of landmark NDIS - -Disabilities Minister Tony Piccolo welcomes passage of landmark NDIS

Applications open for women’s training scholarships - -Applications open for women’s training scholarships

Applications open for 2013 YMCA Youth Parliament - -Applications open for 2013 YMCA Youth Parliament

Aboriginal health advocate wins Australia Day Award - -Aboriginal health advocate wins Australia Day Award

$6.7 million increase for personal alert systems for older South Australians - -$6.7 million increase for personal alert systems for older South Australians

$1million development grant to help the disabled take control of their care - -$1million development grant to help the disabled take control of their care

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