The Australian Government's Restart programme has helped more than 2,200 older Australians find work and is helping local businesses tap into the rich source of skills and experience that older workers bring. Senator Abetz urged AFA Members to consider taking on older workers and to find out how Restart and other job active programmes  can help. "I urge businesses to recognise that hiring an older Australian through Restart could be the best business decision they ever take", Senator Abetz said.

To read more go to:

http://ministers.employment.gov.au/abetz/restart-delivering-older-workers-and-businesses

To find out more about Restart visit:

http://www.employment.gov.au/restart