Thursday, 08 June 2017 09:36

Connecting 8 June 2017

A fortnightly newsletter from National Director Claerwen Little.

To read the issue go here.


  • proposed trial of random drug testing for Newstart and Youth Allowance recipients
  • visit from Uniting in NSW.ACT's Advocate for Aboriginal People Ray McMinn
  • UnitingCare Queensland CEO Anne Cross moving on

Letter to PM on proposed Royal Commission into violence against people with a disability

Research and evaluation

Aged care update

  • first meetings of aged care workgroups
  • My Aged Care website launched

UnitingCare network at forefront of community and business partnerships

Wesley Mission Queensland hosts Shadow Minister for Ageing

Breaking the fast

Queensland synod marks 40th anniversary

Recent submissions and media releases



Published in Connecting newsletter

UnitingCare Australia is delighted to announce that CEO of UnitingCare Queensland, Anne Cross, has been named Telstra Business Woman of the Year.

Ms Cross has had a lifelong commitment to making a difference and “getting involved”, with a career that began in social work and now sees her running UnitingCare Queensland, the largest not-forprofit health and community services organisation in Queensland. The organisation supports thousands of people across the state and in the Northern Territory, every day.

Published in Media Releases