Jobs Australia is the national peak body for non-profit organisations that assist unemployed people to prepare for and find employment. The network helps members to make the most effective use of their resources to promote the need for services and support that will help unemployed people to participate fully in society. We provide an independent voice for members who range from large charitable organisations to small local community-based agencies. Jobs Australia is the largest network of employment and related service providers in Australia and is funded and owned by its members. Research links: One of the strategic priorities of Jobs Australia is Leading and Influencing Policy Development. It undertakes quality policy analysis and research to inform Jobs Australia’s policy positions and pursue policy priorities.