Jo will fight for our world-class public health and hospital system and ensure no-one is left behind when it comes to having the best medical care. She strongly supports 24/7 RN care in nursing homes and the rights at work of nurses and paramedics, as well as improved ratios of nurses to patients in NSW hospitals.

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This October I join thousands of Australians in paying my respects to the women we have lost and saluting the courageous women who have been diagnosed. Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the thousands of Pink Ribbon breakfasts happening across the country show that the community stands with you and we will continue to fight to find a cure.

October 21, 2015

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Jo Haylen, the Member for Summer Hill, will host a breakfast next Monday to acknowledge and remember women affected by breast cancer, with all proceeds going to the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

October 13, 2015

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Jo Haylen MP, Member for Summer Hill has called on the Baird Liberal Government to immediately stop plans for a tunnel exhaust stack close to schools, child care centres and nursing homes in Haberfield and Ashfield.

August 21, 2015

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The right to work safely is one of the principal rights we expect as Australians. Whether we work in mines, construction sites, hospitals, schools or offices, we all rightly expect to be safe in our day-to-day work. Thankfully, the vast majority of us get through every day—working hard to provide for ourselves and our families—without incident, and return home safely.

August 11, 2015

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Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, welcomes the commencement of a new dedicated parking permit scheme for care workers assisting elderly and disabled residents.

July 30, 2015

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Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen has condemned the Baird Government’s refusal to filter the exhaust stacks for the M4 Tunnel in the face of reports of a $2.1 billion surplus in today’s budget.

June 22, 2015

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Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today urged local residents to nominate individuals or organisations who are unpaid or informal carers for the NSW Carers Awards.

June 04, 2015

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The Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen, has given her inaugural speech to the NSW State Parliament. 

May 13, 2015

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This Wednesday, Labor Candidate for Summer Hill Jo Haylen, will speak at a community forum supporting the requirement for all aged care facilities in NSW to have a registered nurse on duty at all times.

March 10, 2015

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Labor Candidate for Summer Hill Jo Haylen said today that allowing trained pharmacists to administer flu vaccines was a visionary idea that would boost local vaccination rates and general community health in the inner west.

March 05, 2015