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38 310 Name change
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Jul 8, 2014 7:03:29 GMT 7
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by Banjo
Feb 25, 2014 9:38:49 GMT 7
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Help for people struggling with problems caused by their Centrelink issues.

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Aug 12, 2014 8:46:45 GMT 7

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817 8,298 1400 to lose out under changes to the DSP
by frugle
Sept 2, 2014 7:44:25 GMT 7
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13 284 Austalian working life residency changes 2014
by fedup
Aug 11, 2014 22:36:07 GMT 7
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Lets talk about our lives, similar interests or just about what we like or dislike.

246 1,731 Menzies, a failure by today’s budget rules
by Banjo
Aug 29, 2014 8:18:30 GMT 7
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16 95 What's New at Centrelink
by fonze
Aug 15, 2014 15:41:38 GMT 7

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30 204 Review of Australia’s Welfare System Official Documents
by mikey
Jun 29, 2014 9:50:59 GMT 7
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285 1,514 Mental health body criticises welfare review
by frugle
Sept 1, 2014 17:32:41 GMT 7
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8 54 Senator Fifield.
by roxane
Jun 17, 2014 10:11:57 GMT 7
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37 274 Senator Jacqui Lambie
by roxane
Sept 2, 2014 8:30:16 GMT 7
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28 93 Response from Senator the Hon Concetta Fienavanti-Wells.
by roxane
Jul 24, 2014 9:08:08 GMT 7
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21 97 Thai Board with Aussie Pensioner Thread
by fonze
Aug 8, 2014 7:56:18 GMT 7

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1 45 Freedom of information
by struggling
Jul 8, 2014 2:57:37 GMT 7
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Includes The Social Security Act 1991

317 1,254 100,000 tap into Centrelink
by Banjo
Aug 29, 2014 7:27:14 GMT 7
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56 880 Centrelink Bullying DSP'er under 35
by anotherdsp
Aug 23, 2014 15:02:12 GMT 7
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Centrelink Decisions Aren't Final, There Are A Number Of Levels Of Appeal.

48 537 Most disability support pension appeals rejected.
by seth
Sept 1, 2014 23:13:53 GMT 7
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This organisation helps people with Centrelink

31 194 Age Pension fact sheet.
by 1960
Sept 11, 2013 16:49:38 GMT 7
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Centrelink Cuts You Off.

11 54 Legless 61 Year Old Crash Victim Denied DSP
by Banjo
May 12, 2014 8:25:03 GMT 7

Old Age Pension

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92 428 The quiet strangling of housing help for seniors
by Banjo
Aug 25, 2014 8:00:37 GMT 7
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Watch Out! You may be the next target.

38 471 Am I allowed to leave the country.
by Banjo
Aug 26, 2014 7:58:35 GMT 7

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14 53 Parliamentary Report on NDIS Released
by Banjo
Jul 30, 2014 20:19:16 GMT 7
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74 1,538 ALP support confirmed
by Banjo
Aug 27, 2014 9:26:05 GMT 7
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170 779 Senators urged to vote against payment scheme.
by seth
Aug 25, 2014 20:26:32 GMT 7
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17 215 New DSP Impairment Tables
by thegreenman
Aug 6, 2014 6:50:26 GMT 7
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Many DSP recipients will be reassessed for work in the coming year.

54 512 UK Government Abandons Flagship Workfare Scheme
by Banjo
Aug 27, 2014 8:36:00 GMT 7
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Frequently Asked Questions About Centrelink, the DSP and Living Overseas.

17 294 Disability Support Pension and Term Deposits
by Banjo
Aug 25, 2014 8:21:12 GMT 7
No New Posts Australian Permanent Residency

And The Disability Support Pension Overseas

23 315 Law on Residency
by Banjo
Mar 8, 2014 17:37:51 GMT 7

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Helping people to enjoy living out of Australia on a fixed income.

24 594 Overseas money options
by mra
Aug 29, 2014 10:43:21 GMT 7
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For Aussie pensioners travelling overseas on the cheap.

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121 905 grilled by customs
by anotherdsp
Sept 2, 2014 10:44:25 GMT 7
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Yes, even us pensioners can afford international travel.

74 428 Clock ticks on cheap tickets
by Banjo
Aug 31, 2014 7:36:40 GMT 7

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