From 1 February 2020, the Department of Human Services became Services Australia.
Five years ago, Services Australia Social Worker Veronica made headlines for being part of the largest exchange of organs in Australian medical history. It involved 7 donors, 7 recipients, 6 hospitals across 3 cities.
It is an unfortunate reality of modern life that wherever there is some form of government support for people in crisis, there seems to be someone else trying to illegally get their hands on some of it.
The start of the new financial year is a timely reminder for Centrelink customers about recent changes that may affect their payments.
The Coronavirus pandemic has affected all Australians and many families are getting used to a ‘new normal’.
The deadline is approaching to claim disaster assistance for the 2019-20 bushfires.
People in declared Local Government Areas may be eligible for the Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment (AGDRP) or the Disaster Recovery Allowance.
With the end of the financial year fast approaching, Services Australia General Manager Hank Jongen sat down with mum of two, Hannah, to talk about some of the most common questions we receive on Child Care Subsidy.