2018 Round up Newsletter

Shaun Thurstans 2018, News and Media, Newsletter

In 2018, SARC has continued to be effective with our research-led advocacy on key social issues in Tasmania. Click HERE or image to read our round-up of SARC activity and progress in 2018.

SARC Newsletter November 2017

Michelle Wisbey News and Media, Newsletter, Uncategorized

What a busy year it’s been at the Social Action and Research Centre. We’ve released research reports, made appearances at Parliamentary hearings, presented policies and continued to advocate on issues affecting vulnerable Tasmanians. In the past few months, it has been pleasing to see the removal of poker machines from …

SARC Newsletter August 2017

Michelle Wisbey News and Media, Newsletter

SARC has been chalking up runs on the board recently with progress being made in two of our current advocacy focus areas. Our latest research report Too Hard? Highly vulnerable teens in Tasmania, by Dr Catherine Robinson, presents a confronting picture of vulnerable young Tasmanians and the valiant efforts of the frontline workers who, …

SARC Newsletter June 2017

Michelle Wisbey News and Media, Newsletter

It has certainly been a busy few months here at SARC! Our Rental Affordability Snapshot 2017, released in April, shone a light on the significant barriers faced by Tasmanians on low incomes in securing affordable private rent als.  We note with concern that, at the time of the Snapshot, the number of advertised rentals …