MY HEALTH RECORD TO GO UNDER THE MICROSCOPE

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has called on Novocastrians to have their say in a Parliamentary inquiry into the My Health Record eHealth initiative, after personally opting out of the beleaguered system.

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‘UNFOLDING CRISIS’ AT CENTRELINK

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has given an impassioned speech accusing the Federal Government of running a ‘policy of negligence’ on Centrelink, after experiencing a spike in requests from distressed Novocastrians looking for help.

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NEWCASTLE COMMUNITY GROUPS ENCOURAGED TO PITCH FOR SHARE OF $150,000 GRANTS POOL

Sharon Claydon MP has encouraged Newcastle community groups to consider putting in an Expression of Interest for a chance of securing up to $20,000 in funding for small capital projects.

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INQUIRY MUST DELIVER ANSWERS ON PFAS

The ongoing failure of the Federal Government to address severe contamination from PFAS firefighting foam will be top of the agenda at a Parliamentary hearing in Williamtown today.

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NEW ZEALAND FLIGHTS CONFIRM NEWCASTLE’S PLACE AS INTERNATIONAL CITY

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has welcomed the announcement of new routes between Newcastle and New Zealand.

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FEEDBACK SOUGHT ON NATIONAL REDRESS SCHEME

Survivors of institutional child sexual abuse who are taking part in the National Redress Scheme have been encouraged to provide feedback to a Parliamentary inquiry.

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED ON HOUSING AFFORDABILITY

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has backed local calls for urgent Turnbull Government action on housing affordability.  

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NOVCASTRIANS URGED TO HAVE A SAY ON PRIVATE HEALTH

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has laid responsibility for the ‘looming crisis’ in private health at the feet of the Turnbull Government in a speech to Federal Parliament this week.

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PLEA TO PROTECT OUR OCEANS

Federal Member for Newcastle Sharon Claydon has officially launched a community campaign to protect Australia’s marine conservation parks in Federal Parliament this week.

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CHILDCARE CHANGES TO HURT 1,400 NEWCASTLE FAMILIES

More than 1,400 Newcastle families will be worse off from Monday when the Turnbull Government’s changes to childcare assistance kick in.

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