Esther Simbi – Anti-Poverty Network Rally

Topic: Issues faced by people with disabilities who are on the Disability Support Pension and by those people with disabilities who have been put onto the Newstart Allowance. Hi everyone, My name is Esther Simbi. I was born in South...

National Energy Retail Law (South Australia) Bill

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I suppose it goes without saying that gas and electricity are necessities in today's society; definitely essential services. We rely on electricity not only to provide creature comforts, such as televisions and X-boxes, in our homes...

Kelly Vincent – 5AA Interview on the Federal Government’s Proposed Changes to Australia’s Welfare system Including Disability Support Pension

Presenter Peter Godfrey: The big topic of discussion through today so far has been the discussion paper that was released yesterday that looks at a radical overhaul of Australia’s welfare system. The report was put together by the former head...

People with Intellectual Disability have the Same Human Rights!

Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent has welcomed the call from Maurice Blackburn lawyers today, urging people with intellectual disability to preserve their rights and ensure the Federal Government does not infringe their capacity to seek due damages following a...

Kelly Vincent – 891ABC Interview on the Federal Government Disability Support Pension Overhaul

Kelly Vincent, MLC, Dignity For Disability (891ABC 9.07-9.16) Federal Government disability support pension overhaul Thomson: Kelly Vincent MLC for South Australian Dignity for Disability, when you look around South Australia and needs for those with disabilities and the fact that...

Kelly Vincent – 5AA Interview on Dignity for Disability’s Decision Not to Use Corflute’s

Kelly Vincent, Dignity for Disabilty MLC (5AA 10.08-10.18) Dignity for Disability’s decision not to use corflute stobie pole advertising during the 2014 state election Cordeaux: Dignity for Disability MLC is Kelly Vincent. Now they have decided that they are going...

Kelly Vincent – 5AA Interview on Proposed Overhaul of the Disability Support Pension

Kelly Vincent, Dignity for Disability (5AA 13.19-13.28) Proposed overhaul of the Disability Support Pension / Issues around training and employment for people with disabilities Godfrey: Reviewing of the Disability Support Pension, let’s take a look at another aspect of it....

It’s Not That Simple Julia

Kelly Vincent MLC is warning the Gillard Government against cutting the Disability Support Pension (DSP) in the upcoming budget. Media reports suggest the Gillard Government is planning to tighten the criteria for the Disability Support Pension to encourage more people...