A supplementary payment if you care for someone who needs daily support.
A payment if you give constant care to someone with disability or a medical condition, or an adult who’s frail aged.
An annual payment if you have caring responsibilities and get certain carer or Department of Veterans’ Affairs payments.
Essential Medical Equipment Payment
A yearly payment to help with energy costs to run essential medical equipment or heating or cooling used for medical needs.
Financial Information Service
A free service that can inform and educate you about financial matters.
Carer Adjustment Payment
A one-off payment to support families in financial hardship after a catastrophic event affecting a child younger than 7.
Child Disability Assistance Payment
An annual payment if you get Carer Allowance when looking after a child with disability or medical condition.
Special Disability Trusts
A way for families to plan for the long term care and accommodation needs of someone with a severe disability.
Commonwealth Seniors Health Card
A concession card to get cheaper health care and some discounts if you’ve reached Age Pension age.
Early release of superannuation
You can access your superannuation (super) early in limited circumstances.