Fostering Integration Grant to Support Business Entrepreneurship in Toowoomba’s Migrant Community

A program designed to help migrants integrate into business life in Toowoomba will get started with the help of the Coalition Government’s Fostering Integration Grants program. Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh said Canvas Coworking would receive $49 985 under the program to establish its Zero – Startup project in collaboration with the SpringUp group…

$1.8M Funding Boost for Aged Care in Pittsworth

Pittsworth’s Beauaraba Living is set to receive a major boost under the Coalition Government’s record investment in aged care services announced this week. Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh said Beauaraba Living was one of 28 aged care centres across Australia to receive capital grants funding under a $60 million allocation specifically focused on rural…

Soldiers Memorial

Soldiers’ Memorial Hall in Toowoomba Set for Multi-Million Dollar Make-Over

A major renovation of Toowoomba’s Soldiers’ Memorial Hall will proceed following the announcement of $2 million for the project under the Coalition Government’s highly successful Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF). Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh joined Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio and Toowoomba RSL Sub-branch President Roland Thompson at the hall today to…

65 NEW PLACES FOR AGED CARE IN TOOWOOMBA

Toowoomba will have 65 new residential aged care places following the Morrison Government’s record funding and expansion of aged care. Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh said the new places to be located at Salem Aged Care and Ozcare-Toowoomba would provide a welcome boost to aged care services in our community. “Toowoomba is one of…

Funding success for Lifeline Darling Downs

Lifeline Darling Downs will receive funding under the Coalition Government’s Stronger Communities program to provide better security and privacy at its Safe Start Housing site in Toowoomba. Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh joined Lifeline Darling Downs Chief Executive Officer Derek Tuffield OAM today to announce the funding and thank local staff and volunteers for…

Veterans

GREATER RECOGNITION FOR VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES IN GROOM ELECTORATE

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE 21 February  2019 New legislation introduced into Federal Parliament will provide better recognition of the unique nature of military service and further acknowledge the service and sacrifice of veterans and their families. The Government’s Australian Veterans’ Recognition (Putting Veterans and their Families First) Bill 2019 will establish an Australian Defence Veterans’ Covenant…