Payments and services if you’re an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Australian.
The main income support payment while you’re a young child’s main carer. This payment is also for job seekers who are main carers of young children.
Financial help if you’re between 22 and Age Pension age and looking for work. It’s also for when you’re sick or injured and can’t do your usual work or study for a short time.
Financial help if you have a permanent physical, intellectual or psychiatric condition that stops you from working.
A fortnightly supplement if you give additional daily care to someone who has a disability, serious illness, or is frail aged.
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 support for Indigenous Australians.
We have a range of payments and support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.
Find out how to get started with Medicare and how to get help with the cost of medicine.
We support people affected by family and domestic violence by providing information, resources and referrals.
We can help if you’re in severe financial hardship, recovering from a disaster, or need special assistance.
Your plans could have changed, but you may still get Parental Leave Pay.
From 12 May 2021, CDP activities are voluntary. Find out what these changes mean for you.
Some apprentices are eligible for student payments such as Youth Allowance, Austudy or ABSTUDY. You might be one of them.
The class action settlement approval hearing has finished. We’re now waiting for the Court’s decision.
Keep your mob healthy and strong. Read the Department of Health information to find out how to book your free 715 health check today.
This information was printed 13 May 2021 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/indigenous-australians. 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.