For a long time now I’ve been calling on the Abbott-Turnbull-Morrison Government to fix the aged care crisis.
Since 2013 the Government has had the reigns of Labor’s Living Longer Living Better reforms. In five years this Government has turned exciting reform into a crisis that’s evolved under its watch.
With the aged care system struggling, I make no apologies for pressuring this Government and the current Minister, Ken Wyatt, to fix this crisis because at the end of their...
Julie Collins MP
Shadow Minister For Ageing And Mental Health
Julie Collins is the Federal Member for Franklin and Labor’s Federal Shadow Minister for Ageing and Mental Health.
Everyone says a week is a long time in politics and I think this one has been an extra-long week for many Australians.
Whilst everyone I talk to across the community has been dismayed by the events of the last few weeks in politics.
The chaos and division of the Liberals leadership challenge isn’t just bad for our democracy, it actively undermines policy development.
These events could not come not at worse time for aged care and will further stall...