Payments and services if you provide care for someone with a severe disability, illness or a frail and aged adult.
Check to see if you’re eligible for other support:
- use Payment and Service Finder to find, estimate and compare payments, and locate services
- view all payments for carers.
We provide payments to people who provide daily care for someone with severe disability, a medical condition, or who is frail aged.
You can get financial help and other services if you care for someone with a disability, an illness or who is frail aged.
There are payments and services to help you if you provide full time care to an older Australian.
We provide support to grandparents, legal guardians and other family members who provide full time care for a child.
In some situations, you can choose to get Carer Payment or Age Pension.
The debt pause is ending for people who were in lockdown. But if you owe money, you won’t need to repay it until July 2022.
Before you travel within Australia or overseas, get your proof of COVID-19 vaccinations.
Christmas can be expensive. A No Interest Loan may help if you need to buy essential goods and services.
Follow our tips to get the right amount of Centrelink payment, and get paid on time.
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is reuniting people with super they may not know they have. Read more about inactive low balance super accounts on the ATO website.
This information was printed 7 December 2021 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/carers. It may not include all of the relevant information on this topic. Please consider any relevant site notices at https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/site-notices when using this material.