The roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme has opened many exciting new possibilities for people with disability, but the State Government's transfer of services from ADHC has undermined much of that work. Jo will fight to make sure no-one is left behind. 

Disability services

A question on notice regarding seating rails at NSW train stations

November 22, 2017

Disability services

A question on notice regarding the NSW Trustee and Guardian

November 22, 2017

Disability services

Notice of Motion regarding Lewisham and Petersham Station Upgrade Deferrals.

November 22, 2017

Disability services

Labor representatives Jo Haylen MP and Clr Anna York today slammed the Government’s failure to upgrade Petersham and Lewisham stations despite both being ranked more highly than other stations approved for upgrades. 

October 24, 2017

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By leave: Autism affects one in 100 children in Australia, and the rate is increasing. Kids with autism often are misunderstood. They are not naughty, but they can find it difficult to cope in new situations or struggle to communicate. Many parents and carers with children diagnosed with autism still face social isolation and have a desire to connect with others who are experiencing the same challenges.

October 18, 2017

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Labor representatives Jo Haylen MP and Clr Anna York today slammed the Government’s failure to upgrade Petersham and Lewisham stations despite both being ranked more highly than other stations approved for upgrades. 

September 28, 2017

Disability services

On 1 July the National Disability Insurance Scheme [NDIS] rolled out across New South Wales.

August 03, 2017

Disability services

The Minister for Transport, Andrew Constance, today refused to answer questions about whether the Government’s Bus Rationalisation Program, which removed dozens of key stops throughout the inner west just a few months ago, was a ploy to privatise the bus service by stealth. 

May 23, 2017

Disability services

The rationale of the Bus Priority Program is flawed: There are more equitable ways to improve bus efficiency than making buses harder to catch, particularly for vulnerable members of our community who depend on public transport. 

March 22, 2017

Disability services

Labor MP’s Sophie Cotsis (Canterbury) and Jo Haylen (Summer Hill) have written to NSW State Government ministers responsible for transport and roads, asking for an extension to the deadline for consultation on the “Bus rationalisation program.”

February 24, 2017