Media Releases

Media Release: 17th NTCOSS Cost of Living Report

NTCOSS Cost of Living Report - No. 17 NTCOSS Report highlights rises to critical household expenditure areas and impact of federal government’s proposed removal of energy supplement The 17th Cost of Living Report released today by the Northern Territory Council of...

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Media Release: 16th NTCOSS Cost of Living Report

NTCOSS Report Renews Calls for Broadening of Concession Eligibility and Increase to Newstart and Youth Allowance The 16th Cost of Living Report released today by the Northern Territory Council of Social Service (NTCOSS) provides a general CPI update and highlights...

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Congratulations Making Justice Work

on being awarded the 2016 NT Human Rights Award for Justice...... On 7 December, Wendy Morton and Priscilla Collins proudly accepted the NT Human Rights award for Justice (organisations and groups) on behalf of the Making Justice Work coalition. Making Justice Work...

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NT Government delivers on non-government sector partnerships

Deputy Chief Minister Nicole Manison today announced an additional $340 000 per annum for one of the Territory’s longest-established not for profit social justice advocacy groups, the Northern Territory Council of Social Services (NTCOSS). “This year NTCOSS celebrate...

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Child Poverty on the Rise

ACOSS  releases a new report showing that 731,300 children or 17.4% of all children in Australia are living in poverty, an increase of 2 percentage points over the past 10 years (from 2004-2014).......The report finds that nearly three million people were living in...

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Media Release: NTCOSS latest Cost of Living Report

NTCOSS releases latest Cost of Living report, renews calls for solutions to address remote food and fuel prices, and increase to Newstart. The 13th Cost of Living Report released by the Northern Territory Council of Social Service (NTCOSS) today highlights continuing...

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