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Still Work to be Done on LGBTI Equality

Hundreds of Tasmanians refused to let thunder and rain dampen their rainbow spirits today at the annual TasPride march through Hobart.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  13 Jan 2018

State Liberals Must Fight for Rural Alive and Well Funding

The funding insecurity around Rural Alive and Well is deeply concerning.  Many rural Tasmanians have survived depression and suicide thanks to the committed staff and volunteers at RAW.  

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  20 Feb 2017

On RUOK Day Liberals Should Rethink Anti-Discrimination Act Changes

RUOK Day is an important reminder that reaching out to people in mental distress is something we can all do.  We can all ask our friends and people we care about if they are OK.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  8 Sep 2016

Liberals Need to Honour Their Suicide Prevention Election Commitment

The Liberals should stand by their election commitment to Tasmanians and fund their suicide prevention commitments as they said they would.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  14 Jun 2016

Greens Alternative Budget Invests in Preventative Health

The Tasmanian Greens today announced we make a significant contribution to improving the health of Tasmanians by increasing the Health budget by $139.3M over four years.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  31 May 2016

Saving Lives from Suicide

An investment of $3M to boost mental health services and a more holistic approach to identifying and supporting at-risk Tasmanians are a very good start.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  11 Mar 2016