Armidale man Matt Teece has his dream job helping newly arrived refugees and migrants establish their lives in the city.Continue reading Welcoming new arrivals to Armidale
Where the income a person reported to us is different to what their employer reported to the ATO, we send them an initial letter.Continue reading The income review process
Residents in Sydney’s North West will enjoy easy access to government services when the Department of Human Services opens the new Rouse Hill Service Centre on Tuesday 8 October 2019.Continue reading Convenient one-stop shop brings Centrelink and Medicare services together in Rouse Hill
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during October 2019.Continue reading October 2019 UPDATE #DHSTV
A dementia diagnosis taught Brisbane woman Maryanne Oliver to see the beauty in every moment she shares with her mother.Continue reading Understanding Dementia through the eyes of a daughter
The Indigenous origins of a Melbourne suburb name and drawings of much love pets have been captured as part of a special fundraising project to mark Indigenous Literacy Day.Continue reading Spreading the joy of reading in Indigenous communities
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during September 2019.Continue reading September 2019 UPDATE #DHSTV
Reporting published today misleads readers by continuing to claim the department sets targets for staff based on the number of debts raised.Continue reading 28 August 2019 – Correction – Misrepresentation of compliance processes
We’d like to correct the record after reporting on ABC 730 last night claimed the department “may have breached its own policy” when garnisheeing customer tax returns. The following information was provided to the journalist but not reflected in reporting.Continue reading 28 August 2019 – Correction – Tax Garnishee processes
When a Mobile Service Centre drives into town, its impact is often immediate.
For one elderly couple, it provided a lifeline and access to much needed support. Ongoing medical costs meant they were struggling financially – so much so, they had been considering selling their home just to support themselves.