Posted 27/03/2014 by Luke Buckmaster
Craig Wallace, President of People with Disability Australia, has told a Parliamentary Library Lecture that poverty for people with disabilities in Australia will not be overcome by changes to the system of income support. Instead, he argued, Australia should commit to a national challenge to create jobs for people with disabilities over the next decade.
Mr Wallace argued that ‘Australia has a troubling record on jobs on disability’:
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