Social justice: transforming lives is about giving people with multiple disadvantages the support they need to turn their lives around.
Social justice is about making society function better – providing the support and tools to help turn lives around.
This is a challenging new approach to dealing with poverty in all its forms. It is not about income poverty alone. The government believes that the focus on income over the last decades has ignored the root causes of poverty. This has allowed social problems to deepen and become entrenched.
Keep up to date with social justice developments at the Public Service Transformation Network Social Justice site.