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Emergencies & disasters and the role of legal and public sector agencies

On Tuesday 16 May 2023, SSRV’s CEO Gillian Wilks was one of four panellists participating in an in-person and live-streamed […]

Elder abuse and Centrelink

This month marked World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. SSRV receives requests for support from older people who are experiencing misuse of […]

Welcome social security changes for single mother families

In the lead-up to the Federal Budget, SSRV threw our weight behind a campaign by the Council of Single Mothers […]

DSP Impairment Tables: Legislation Update

On 1 April 2023 the Disability Support Pension (‘DSP’) Impairment Tables were updated. Here’s an update on what changes have […]

Help end policy-induced single mother poverty

SSRV is supporting a campaign by the Council of Single Mothers and Their Children, calling on the Government to raise […]

When is a couple not a couple?

The rate of Centrelink income support for a couple is less than the rate for two individuals. This is based […]