03 Sep 2018

Drought Relief: Farm Gate Counsellors to Boost Mental Health Support

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today announced that local farming communities facing pressure in the wake of severe drought conditions will have access to 20 new ‘farm gate’ counsellors and frontline mental health workers as part of a $6.3 million commitment from the New South Wales Government. 

21 Aug 2018

Edmund Rice College Building Grand Opening

Parliamentary Secretary for Education and the Illawarra Gareth Ward MP today announced that students and teachers at Edmund Rice College will benefit from a new creative arts centre supported by the NSW Government.