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Families will suffer as $230 million cut from childcare support

By at May 16, 2014 | 1:29 pm | 0 Comment

Families will suffer as $230 million cut from childcare support

The Abbott Government's decision to freeze the indexation of childcare support payments will cost Australian families $230.4 million over the forward estimates.   "This is the last thing that Australian families needed," the Greens' childcare spokesperson, Senator Sarah Hanson-Young said. "Many households are already struggling with skyrocketing childcare fees more...

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