Hands Off Our Services

03 May 2017



Oxley MP Milton Dick and Labor’s Shadow Minister for Families and Social Services will today attend the Hands Off Our Services Community Rally with local community groups to fight the Governments cuts to services and programs.


The rally will take place outside Inala Family Accommodation and Support Service who are one of many organisations facing serious cuts in the upcoming federal budget.


Local member Milton Dick MP said community service organisations were at breaking point.


“People are absolutely fed up with this Government and its vicious attacks on the community sector” said Mr Dick.


“Housing and accommodation services are facing a $1.3 billion dollar cut in the Federal Budget and our community just won’t stand for it.


“We’re going to fight these cuts and stand up for the critical work our community services organisations deliver”.


Labor’s Shadow Minister for Families and Social Services Jenny Macklin MP will also attend the event and said…