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Country Health SA

The Hon. J.S.L. DAWKINS (14:48): I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking the Minister for Health and Wellbeing a question about Country Health.

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Suicide Prevention

The Hon. J.S.L. DAWKINS (15:44): I rise to speak about the excellent suicide prevention Network of Networks event held at the Whyalla Golf Club on 28 June. As the Premier's Advocate for Suicide Prevention, I was pleased to make the opening remarks and speak at the conclusion as well. It was great to see representatives of networks based at Cleve, Kimba, Port Lincoln, Port Augusta, Lower Eyre Peninsula and Whyalla, in addition to many other related organisations.

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Mental Health

The Hon. J.S.L. DAWKINS (15:15): I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking a question of the Minister for Health and Wellbeing regarding mental health.

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SA Healthy Towns Challenge

The Hon. J.S.L. DAWKINS (15:50): I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking a question of the Minister for Health and Wellbeing regarding preventative health.

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Steve Condous

The Hon. J.S.L. DAWKINS (14:35): I rise to associate myself with the comments made by the Hon. Mr Lucas on behalf of Liberal members, and I do so as the only other current Liberal member in the parliament to have served with Mr Condous. I well remember his contributions in the joint party room, some of which were highlighted by my leader a few moments ago.

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Hospital Services

The Hon. J.S.L. DAWKINS (14:29): I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking a question of the Minister for Health and Wellbeing regarding hospital services.

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Housing Legal Clinic

The Hon. J.S.L. DAWKINS (16:53): I rise to speak on behalf of government members in relation to this motion. The Housing Legal Clinic operates under the Welfare Rights Centre (WRC) and provides pro bono legal services to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Services are provided across metropolitan and regional South Australia. The WRC is a community legal service, providing free legal advice and assistance to South Australians in tenancy and social security law.

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Older Persons Mental Health

The Hon. J.S.L. DAWKINS (14:41): I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking a question of the Minister for Health and Wellbeing concerning mental health.

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Address in Reply - adjourned debate on motion for adoption (cont. from 10 May 2018)

The Hon. J.S.L. DAWKINS (15:55): In supporting the passage of the motion to note the Governor's speech, I wish to place on record my grateful thanks to the way in which His Excellency undertakes his work across this state. He and Mrs Le visit many parts of this state, but are also very gracious hosts to many people in the community who have never had a chance to visit Government House.

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Medical Research

The Hon. J.S.L. DAWKINS (14:54): I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking a question of the Minister for Health and Wellbeing in relation to medical research.

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