When Gold Coast man Russell Lenehan chose to spend his gap year working as a public servant, little did he know it would lead to a career spanning five decades – and the title of financial Yoda from his colleagues!Continue reading Financial “Yoda” retires after 40 year career
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If you get Family Tax Benefit fortnightly, the amount you’re paid during the year is based on your family income estimate.Continue reading Balancing Family Tax Benefit
Amara Tholley will never forget the 10 second argument with his brother over a new white shirt that literally saved his life.Continue reading Hobart man’s journey from human shield to supporting others
The day-to-day work of the Department of Human Services doesn’t usually involve trekking off-road through Australia in a four-wheel drive.Continue reading Braving the elements to help Indigenous Australia
On International Women’s Day Kristy Moran is paving the way for young Australian women both on and off the field. She plays Gridiron around Australia and across the world, including a full season for Chicago where she became International Player of the Year!Continue reading Kristy’s story – International Women’s Day 2019
The to-do-list for parents of children starting early childhood education is a long one. There are new routines to learn, lunchboxes to pack and immunisations to organise.
On World Social Work Day the Department of Human Services recognises and celebrates the important role social workers have in the department providing support to all Australians.