Anika Wells is the Federal Member for Lilley. She has served in the parliament since 2019.
Anika is Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Sport.
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International dementia research collaboration to address key health challenge in Australia and JapanThree expert teams in Australia will share in $1.5 million to undertake research into causes of dementia through projects funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).
Delivering over 150,000 meals to older Victorians living at homeThe Albanese Government has launched a $2.2 million pilot program to provide more than 150,000 nutritious meals each year to older people in Whitehorse and Ballarat, Victoria, through the Meals on Wheels model.
Minister for Aged Care and Sport - Speech - 16 March 2023Read the transcript of Minister Wells' speech at the Business of Ageing - Retirement Living and Aged Care Leaders' Summit 2023.
Minister for Aged Care and Sport - Speech - 15 March 2023Read the transcript for Minister Wells' speech at the Australian Sports Commission Media Awards.
Television interview with Minister Wells and Sarah Abo, Today Show News Panel - 8 MarchRead the transcript of Minister Wells' television interview with Sarah Abo on International Women's Day, rate rises, Victoria safe injecting centre.
Minister for Aged Care - Op-EdRead Minister Wells' op-ed reflecting on the final report of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.
Minister for Sport Anika Wells, op-edRead Minister Wells' op-ed on women's sport and female athletes. Originally published in Insight Magazine
New quarterly snapshot shows transparency commitmentThe inaugural release of the Quarterly Financial Snapshot of the Aged Care Sector demonstrates the Australian Government’s commitment to making the sector more transparent and accountable.
Radio interview with Minister Wells and Sarah Dingle, ABC RN, 20 December 2022Read the transcript of Minister Wells' ABC RN interview on aged care home star ratings; A-League crowd incidents; FIFA Women's World Cup.
Television interview with Minister Wells and Matt Doran, Channel 7 Sunrise, 20 December 2022Read the transcript of Minister Wells' television interview on aged care home star ratings.