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ABSTUDY
ABSTUDY helps Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians cover the expenses associated with their education, including Australian Apprenticeships.

Austudy
Austudy helps those aged 25 years or over cover the expenses associated with their fulltime education, including Australian Apprenticeships.

Age Pension
The Age Pension provides an income and concessions for those 65 years and over.

Bereavement Allowance
Up to 14 weeks payment to help with finances after the loss of a partner.

Carer Allowance
A supplement paid to someone who looks after a person with a disability, who is frail or has a medical condition.

Centrepay
Centrepay schedules regular payments from your Centrelink allowances to bills such as rent, education expenses and utilities.

Child Care Benefit and Rebate
Helps to cover the costs associated with registered child care facilities.

Child Disability Assistance Payment
A yearly payment to help families with the costs associated with caring for a child with disabilities.

Crisis Payment
A one off payment to help people experiencing a crisis situation such as becoming homeless through family violence or natural disaster.

Dad and Partner Pay
A payment to help dads or partners caring for a newborn or recently adopted child.

Disability Support Pension
An income for people with a physical, intellectual or psychiatric condition that stops them from working, or people who are permanently blind.

Energy Supplement
An ongoing supplement to help with the cost of energy bills.

Essential Medical Equipment Payment
An annual payment to help with the extra costs related to essential medical equipment

Family Tax Benefit
Payments to help with the costs associated with raising a child.

Health Care Card
Allows for concessions on medication, treatments, transport, utilities and other savings.

Low Income Supplement
An annual payment to those households whose income is less than $60,000.

Newstart Allowance
An income for those over 16 but under 65 years who are looking for work.

Parental Leave Pay
Paid to the primary carer of a newborn or recently adopted child equivalent to the minimum weekly wage for up to 18 weeks.

Parenting Payment
A payment to help with the costs associated with raising a child.

Pharmaceutical Allowance
An allowance to help with the costs of prescription medicines.

Rent Assistance
An allowance to help with the cost of renting.

Single Income Family Supplement
An annual payment to help single income families with the costs of living.

Student Start-up Loan
A tax free loan to higher education students receiving Youth Allowance, Austudy or ABSTUDY Living Allowance.

Utilities Allowance
An annual payment to help with the costs associated with regular utility bills.

Youth Allowance
An income for people between the ages of 16 to 24 years who are studying full time, undertaking a full time Australian Apprenticeship, training, looking for work or sick.

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