The deadline is approaching to claim
assistance payments for the Northern NSW bushfires.
Department of Human Services General
Manager Hank Jongen said eligible people in NSW have until 20 August 2019 to
make a claim.
Continue reading Northern NSW bushfire assistance deadline looms
If you’re planning to travel overseas this summer, it’s important to understand how it may affect your Centrelink and Medicare payments, and how to travel safely with PBS medication. Continue reading What you need to know before travelling overseas this summer
Tax time means over one million families will start to have their family payments balanced.
Continue reading Balancing your Centrelink family payments at tax time
For busy mum and speech pathologist Ursula, the key to maintaining a work life balance for her family is access to childcare. It’s meant she can work and run their family business while raising her two young children.
Continue reading What 2 July childcare changes mean for families
Danielle is a Social Worker and Dan is a Community Engagement Officer. They both work for the Department of Human Services, making sure young people in their community don’t slip through the cracks.
Continue reading Youth Week 2018
Time is running out for people in the Byron Shire affected by Tropical Cyclone Debbie in 2017 to lodge a claim for emergency assistance payments from the Australian Government. Continue reading Limited time left to claim Cyclone Debbie payments
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during December 2017.
Continue reading December 2017 Update #DHSTV
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happeneing at the Department of Human Services during November 2017.
Continue reading November 2017 Update #DHSTV