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ASU members protect job security

ASU members protect job security

Big business has been lobbying to introduce “cut-rate casuals” to the community and disability sector. This week – we have been successful in protecting job security across the community and disability sectors.

Sydney's Air Quality Is Officially "Hazardous"

Sydney's Air Quality Is Officially

Don’t risk your health when working outdoors

The air quality index in parts of Sydney and the Hunter, Central Coast, Blue Mountains and Illawarra area is poor due to the bushfires. Real-time information can be found at The World Air Quality Project.

ACT Attorney-General Evicted

ACT Attorney-General Evicted

The campaign to save the Tenants' Union ACT ramped up on Tuesday with Attorney-General Gordon Ramsay being served an "eviction notice" by ASU members. 

Save Equal Pay

Save Equal Pay

Today we launched our campaign to save Equal Pay funding with 40 Community and Disability Sector Organisations as part of the Save Equal Pay Alliance.

16 Days of Activism against Gendered Violence

16 Days of Activism against Gendered Violence

Your right to live free from violence shouldn’t depend on who your employer is.

Scott Morrison and his government need to join every state and territory government by supporting 10 days' paid Domestic Violence Leave for EVERY worker.

Domestic Violence Renting Reform

Domestic Violence Renting Reform

Social workers, counsellors and health practitioners will be able to help survivors of DV end their tenancy under new legislation. 

Vale David Smith

Vale David Smith

The Australian Services Union today mourns the loss of a true leader of the Australian union movement.

NDIS Report Launched in Newcastle

NDIS Report Launched in Newcastle

ASU members working across Newcastle disability services came together for the launch of research by The Australia Institute into all of the problems with the NDIS not reaching its potential.

NDIS Summit with Bill Shorten

NDIS Summit with Bill Shorten

ASU members and representatives from all around the country attended the NDIS Summit in Canberra this week.

A shocking betrayal!

A shocking betrayal!

In a shocking betrayal, The NSW Liberal Government will today announce their plans to privatise all Sydney Buses by 2020.

 

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