Pearson calls for welfare trial be used to help reunite families
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Indigenous leader Noel Pearson said he would like to see the Cape York welfare reform trial in far north Queensland play a bigger role in bringing children in State care back to their families.
Mr Pearson met Queensland Indigenous Affairs Minister Glen Elmes last week to discuss the future of the scheme.
The State Government is yet to commit to the trial beyond 2014.
Mr Pearson said the...
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