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September 2019 UPDATE #DHSTV

Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during September 2019.

Watch for more information about school leavers, deeming rates, and help with aged care.

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Don’t miss out on North Queensland floods assistance

The deadline is approaching to claim assistance payments for the North Queensland floods.

Department of Human Services General Manager Hank Jongen said eligible people in North Queensland have until 30 August 2019 to make a claim.

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Five arrested for million-dollar NDIS fraud

This is a joint media release from the Australian Federal Police, Department of Human Services and The National Disability Insurance Agency.

A joint agency investigation into an organised criminal syndicate suspected of defrauding the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) of millions of dollars has today resulted in the arrest of five people in western Sydney.

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