Family frustrated over NDIS as they grapple with caring for father with rare form of dementia

Family frustrated over NDIS as they grapple with caring for father with rare form of dementia

Updated May 14, 2018 07:16:57 Photo: Caroline Boileau says she is struggling to get support from the NDIS for her husband. (ABC News: Liz Hobday) Related Story: A thousand mental health jobs to be lost in Victoria, lobby group fears Related Story: This is Jonathan, one of the thousands worse …

Childcare subsidy form wrongly asks parents why their 10-year-olds can’t stay home unsupervised

Childcare subsidy form wrongly asks parents why their 10-year-olds can’t stay home unsupervised

Posted April 18, 2018 18:18:59 The Department of Human Services has been forced to apologise to parents seeking childcare benefits, after it asked them why they were not prepared to leave their 10-year-old children at home alone. It sparked concerns among some parents on social media, including from people in …

Sergei Skripal poisoning: Nerve agent used on spy and daughter was in liquid form, UK officials say

Sergei Skripal poisoning: Nerve agent used on spy and daughter was in liquid form, UK officials say

Posted April 17, 2018 23:50:39 The nerve agent used on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia was delivered in liquid form, British officials say, revealing it will take months to clean up the toxic trail the poison left around the city of Salisbury. The UK Environment Department …

Commonwealth Games: Cate Campbell in career-best form on the Gold Coast – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games: Cate Campbell in career-best form on the Gold Coast – Commonwealth Games 2018

Updated April 08, 2018 06:57:34 Photo: Coach Simon Cusack believes Cate Campbell has transformed as a swimmer. (AAP: Dave Hunt) Cate Campbell’s coach Simon Cusack is not prone to hyperbole, so when he describes his star pupil as “pure art in motion” it is wise to take notice. Cusack has …