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Aug 17, 2020 8:09:41 GMT 7
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56 428 The Say No Seven:- Fighting the CDC
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Sept 9, 2021 11:40:01 GMT 7
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Help for people struggling with problems caused by their Centrelink issues.

70 612 Welfare advocates: DV victims saddled with debt
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Sept 6, 2021 19:05:14 GMT 7

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1,851 22,170 Migrant women ‘at risk’ in changes to Australian welfare acc
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Sept 15, 2021 7:35:14 GMT 7
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17 361 Do I meet the working life residency requirements?
by bear
Feb 13, 2021 8:52:09 GMT 7
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Feb 17, 2015 16:52:22 GMT 7

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News from the Department of Social Services

38 287 Mutual Obligations Suspended:Disaster Relief Hotline
by bear
Mar 22, 2021 13:22:43 GMT 7
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The place to post general related articles

735 4,510 Government won't let us bring stranded Aussies home
by itsmylife08
Sept 16, 2021 17:08:22 GMT 7
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8 65 Nick Xenaphon
by nomadic
May 30, 2019 19:41:30 GMT 7
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50 494 Senators
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Sept 6, 2018 15:30:42 GMT 7
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Some people out there like/don't like us.

31 104 Australian Unemployed Workers Union
by paddy
Jun 5, 2021 16:31:14 GMT 7
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Contacting similar minded groups.

26 106 Positions Vacant: volunteer with the AUWU
by Banjo
Aug 8, 2018 15:49:18 GMT 7

Centrelink Decisions and Support

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How to get your file off of Centrelink

13 185 FOI Denials & Obfuscation
by JJJ88
Apr 19, 2021 13:51:00 GMT 7
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Includes The Social Security Act 1991

512 2,448 Millions of recipients to enjoy payment increase
by nomadic
Sept 15, 2021 20:44:17 GMT 7
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Put your experiences here, please keep it civil.

95 1,368 Newstart - JobActive ESAT
by bear
Jan 14, 2021 13:09:13 GMT 7
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Centrelink Decisions Aren't Final, There Are A Number Of Levels Of Appeal.

112 1,164 The AAT finds Centrelink errors had an unfair impact
by bear
Jan 16, 2021 7:40:49 GMT 7
No New Posts National Welfare Rights Network

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

Old Age Pension

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246 1,210 Call to keep aged care assessments with public health expert
by nomadic
Sept 7, 2021 20:49:37 GMT 7
No New Posts Old Age Pension: portability and residency restrictions

Watch Out! You may be the next target.

76 1,092 Getting my little ducks in a row
by bear
May 13, 2021 16:32:49 GMT 7

Disability Support Pension

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68 331 Brutal cuts: NDIS plans halved without consultation
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Sept 8, 2021 20:45:30 GMT 7
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Apr 15, 2021 15:55:10 GMT 7
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For discussion of disability and news concerning it.

366 1,664 Tech 'victimises and controls':women intellectual disability
by itsmylife08
Sept 3, 2021 10:35:22 GMT 7
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21 323 Diagnosis of "Chronic Pain" by a specialist?
by tasjo
Mar 25, 2021 16:45:52 GMT 7
No New Posts Work And The DSP

Many DSP recipients will be reassessed for work in the coming year.

130 1,015 Any educational opportunities at all for someone on the DSP?
by tasjo
Sept 13, 2021 7:32:42 GMT 7
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Frequently Asked Questions About Centrelink, Pensions and Forms and Letters

26 453 FAQ Content
by bear
May 18, 2021 7:16:43 GMT 7
No New Posts Australian Permanent Residency

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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No New Posts Living Overseas On The Pension

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

151 2,979 Interesting Statistics just for Fun
by nomadic
Sept 12, 2021 20:41:32 GMT 7
No New Posts Travel Tips and Travel Advice

For Aussie pensioners travelling overseas on the cheap.

217 2,138 Covid Vax for Overseas Members
by Banjo
Sept 9, 2021 7:00:24 GMT 7
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Yes, even us pensioners can afford international travel.

110 756 U.S. to boost 'Do Not Travel' advisories to 80% of the world
by bear
Apr 20, 2021 18:31:55 GMT 7

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