News

SSRV’s new postal address

July 25, 2017

Note that SSRV has a new postal address from July 17. Our new postal address is P O Box 4226 Fitzroy 3065

Red Tape June

The June 2017 edition of Red Tape (SSRV’s newsletter) is available here

Reverse de-funding of the WRC SA

May 28, 2017

SSRV echoes the National Social Security Rights Network (NSSRN) and National Association of Community Legal Centres (NACLC)’s call for the reinstatement of funding to the Welfare Rights Centre – South Australia, our Adelaide sibling centre. Sign the petition here

SSRV has had a long history of close collegiate relationships with our friends in Adelaide and are concerned for them and particularly for social security recipients in South Australia. Read more here

VLF funded factsheets now on website

March 3, 2017

SSRV’s website now has five factsheets on our factsheet page that were funded by the Victoria Law Foundation. These cover a number of the main areas we deal with on a regular basis

Robo debts factsheet now available

A factsheet that gives a simple run-down on dealing with Centrelink’s robo-debts is now available on our website (@ the bottom of the SSRV factsheets). http://www.ssrv.org.au/fact-sheets-2/

SSRV Turns 30

February 16, 2017

On the 23rd of March SSRV (previously the Welfare Rights Unit Inc) will turn 30. That’s 3 decades of protecting people’s social security rights! 16th of February 2017