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Triple Zero going out to tender

AUSTRALIA’s highly regarded Triple Zero (000) emergency service is under review.

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Palmer United Party

CLIVE Palmer, leader of the Palmer United Party, made an election commitment to increase the single pension by $150 per fortnight. Before the election, the Palmer United Party (PUP) phoned CPSA to make sure the Association was aware of its pledge and that PUP “had a genuine desire to support our senior citizens”.

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Financial abuse tops helpline calls

THE MOST common kind of abuse being reported to the NSW Elder Abuse Helpline since it started operations in March this year is forced changes to people’s wills. 

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Lacklustre budget for those most in need

THIS year’s NSW Budget failed to deliver any major initiatives to improve the lives of the state’s most vulnerable people.

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Fire Safety Compromised

FIRE and Rescue services may be under threat due to budget cuts.

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