Senator for Western Australia,
Shadow Assistant Minister for Families and Communities
Senator Louise Pratt has a long history of fighting for justice across the Australian community. She is passionate about reducing inequality and disadvantage, equality for women, LGBTI rights, protecting the environment and finding novel approaches to build a strong sustainable manufacturing sector. In her role as Shadow Assistant Minister for Families and Children, she works with community sector organisations who deliver support services for families and children across the country. These services range from financial counselling, volunteering, playgroups, to family and relationship support. Louise is committed to ensuring the community sector is supported in their work helping Australians when they are most in need, and that all families, no matter where they live, are given the support they need to provide a secure and nurturing environment for children.