From 1 February 2020, the Department of Human Services became Services Australia.
Families across the country are getting their balancing outcomes, with Services Australia in the thick of balancing family payments for 2019-20.
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.