People with disability
Payments and services for you, your family or carers, if you have an illness, injury or disability.
Financial help if you have a permanent physical, intellectual or psychiatric condition that stops you from working.
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 people living with an illness, injury or disability.
There are payments and services to help if you’re ill, injured or have disability.
We provide financial support and help to people with disability, illness or injury. This support can help you study or find and keep a job.
You can get financial help and other services if you care for someone with a disability, an illness or who is frail aged.
Concession and health care cards can get you cheaper health services and medicines.
We’ve waived the waiting period for some payments until 31 December 2020.
The Australian Government announced support for Victorians who can't earn an income because they must self-isolate or quarantine at home or they are caring for someone with COVID-19.
If you live in Victoria, you can do most of your Centrelink and Medicare business online. This includes making claims for new payments.
If you’re a past customer and you’re eligible for an income compliance refund, update your details.
It might be hard to manage your money, but we’ve got some great advice.
This information was printed 11 August 2020 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/people-disability. 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.