Logan Hospital Childrens Ward receives $50,000 for makeover

The Liberal National Government has announced it will invest $50,000 to help transform the children’s ward at Logan Hospital, completing a long overdue makeover of the children’s playroom, teenagers retreat and procedure room. Minister for Health, Greg Hunt said the Liberal National Government is committed to improving health services throughout Australia and building a world…

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Bert van Manen delivers $750,000 for Family Jarjum Project in Beenleigh

The Liberal Nationals Government has today announced a $750,000 investment into the Beenleigh Housing and Development Corporation to deliver the Jarjum Jindi Project which will support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and their children. Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, and Federal Member for Forde, Bert van Manen, announced the funding while visiting Beenleigh…

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Breaking welfare dependency in Forde

The Coalition Government is tackling intergenerational welfare dependency in at-risk groups and helping more people off welfare and into work. Federal Member for Forde Bert van Manen MP said the Forde community can help get involved to help break the cycle of welfare dependency. “The Government will provide funding for innovative trials that tackled welfare…

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Record Aged Care offering opens

Existing and prospective aged care providers in Forde are encouraged to apply for a share in a record offering of more than 14,000 new aged care places, with a special focus on rural, regional and remote locations. With the 2018-19 Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR) opening on July 2, Aged Care Minister Ken Wyatt said…

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