What payment you can get and how much
The amount of Assistance for Isolated Children you get depends on your child's living arrangements.
Your child’s living arrangements will determine which allowance or supplement you get.
The amount of Assistance for Isolated Children you get depends on the student's living arrangements during the school year and number of eligible children in your family.
If you get another payment from us, you may also get the Assistance for Isolated Children payment.
Complete the following steps to claim Assistance for Isolated Children. Before you start, check if you can get it.
Page last updated: 8 November 2019
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