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29 227 Disability pensioner forcibly evicted after ten years.
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47 485 DENTAL health sums up OZ today.
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602 3,961 $40.00 a day.
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26 106 Positions Vacant: volunteer with the AUWU
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How to get your file off of Centrelink

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Includes The Social Security Act 1991

450 2,132 Blind Centrelink officer shamed and sacked for slow work
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Centrelink Decisions Aren't Final, There Are A Number Of Levels Of Appeal.

105 1,128 Appealing Centrelink Decisions.
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This organisation helps people with Centrelink

42 282 Just call Welfare Rights
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Oct 1, 2018 15:59:15 GMT 7
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Centrelink Cuts You Off.

15 95 Assets assessment when your home becomes 'uninhabitable'
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Jul 21, 2019 15:20:36 GMT 7

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181 1,000 more sad stuff.
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Jun 20, 2019 5:44:15 GMT 7
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Watch Out! You may be the next target.

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Aug 3, 2019 6:26:29 GMT 7

Disability Support Pension

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286 1,371 Welfare changes forced woman to volunteer as husband dying
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Aug 20, 2019 11:16:53 GMT 7
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20 317 New DSP Impairment Tables
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Many DSP recipients will be reassessed for work in the coming year.

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Jul 25, 2019 17:36:36 GMT 7
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Frequently Asked Questions About Centrelink, Pensions and Forms and Letters

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by bear
Jul 21, 2019 20:38:50 GMT 7
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And The Disability Support Pension Overseas

25 334 Law on Residency
by nomadic
Jun 28, 2018 19:22:48 GMT 7

Travel Tips

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

128 2,690 Is Thailand on the nose?
by nomadic
Jul 29, 2019 6:47:12 GMT 7
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For Aussie pensioners travelling overseas on the cheap.

186 1,531 Denis' Just in Time Travel
by nomadic
Aug 20, 2019 6:38:32 GMT 7
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Yes, even us pensioners can afford international travel.

108 711 Cheap fares from Philippines
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Jun 14, 2019 19:19:53 GMT 7

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