Essential workers deserve a greater increase to minimum wage


The HSU is disappointed by the Fair Work Commission’s decision today to apply a very modest 1.75% increase the minimum […]

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International Cleaners Day – Gov support of aged care cleaners needed


The work of cleaners has been vital to controlling the outbreak of COVID-19 in Australia and has confirmed the critical […]

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Largest survey of disability workers finds poor workforce conditions


Findings from a survey of more than 2300 disability workers released today shows that the current workforce conditions under the […]

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New report: COVID-19 impact on disability support workers


A report by the UNSW Sydney released today shares the initial experiences of the disability workforce during the COVID-19 outbreak. […]

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HSU calls for a COVID-19 Care Allowance for disability support workers


The Health Services Union (HSU) has filed for a COVID-19 Care Allowance for disability support workers in an application to […]

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Health Services Union fights for paid pandemic leave


The Health Services Union (HSU) has called for additional paid pandemic leave entitlements for health, aged and community care workers […]

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HSU welcomes findings and recommendations of the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System


HSU National welcomes the findings and recommendations contained in the Interim Report from the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health […]

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The Government’s priorities are all wrong on disability


The forecast Federal Budget surplus, built on the back of a $1.6b NDIS ‘underspend’, showed the country that this Government’s […]

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Labor plan will help put the heart back in the NDIS


HSU National today welcomed the Australian Labor Party’s NDIS policy announcement which will start to repair the damage done by […]

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Government inaction is failing our Mental Health system


In the shadow of a disappointing Federal Budget for mental health, HSU National today provided a way forward focused on […]

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