THE VOICE does not need to point out to its readers that energy prices are on the rise. Everyone has felt it and is not happy about it.
A DENTAL report released last month backs an urgent need for a step up of CPSA’s campaign for dental care to be included within Medicare.
CPSA would like to thank readers of THE VOICE who contacted us with their experiences using the NSW Transport Infoline - 131 500.
“CPSA supports the findings in the Australian Council of Social Services’ study revealing that Australia’s most vulnerable citizens are missing out on essential goods and services,” said Amelia Christie, CPSA Research and Policy Officer.
“The upcoming Pension increase for Carers, the Aged and Disability Support on 20 March of $6.70 a fortnight for singles and $10 for couples (combined) is certainly welcomed yet many pensioners still struggle to pay ordinary household bills,” said Amelia Christie, CPSA Research and Policy Officer.