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…

Statement of PFAS Inquiry Report

Statement from Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh on the tabling of the Foreign Affairs Defence and Trade Report on its Inquiry into management of PFAS contamination in and around Defence bases “I welcome the tabling of the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs Defence and Trade Report on its PFAS Inquiry. “I am advised…