Welcome to Election week.

As polling day looms, politicians have begun to share their manifestos and continue to make pledges (pledges they are unlikey to keep or genuinely care about, mind).

Looking at the current list of priorities and each party’s position on things like legal aid, child welfare and the social work sector, our question this week is just this: what do you think of the parties’ positions on these issues and do you feel they understand them well enough?