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Social security and gender inequality

At SSRV we see the many ways in which social security law in Australia disproportionately and unfairly affects women. We want […]

Staff profile: Veronica Williams, Community Lawyer

I’ve been part of the SSRV team for a while now, starting back in 2017. In that time, I’ve had […]

Pathway for refugees on temporary protection visas

In a much-publicised move, the Federal Government has announced refugees on temporary protection visas (TPV) and Safe Haven Enterprise Visas […]

SSRV and the Poverty Inquiry 

Poverty is a growing problem in Australia, with one in eight people, including one in six children, currently living in […]

SSRV Legal Assistance Line 

In 2020, when Khodar*, an Iranian refugee living in Australia, lost his job as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, […]

Miles Busfield, Operations and Intake Worker

I first started with SSRV as a student volunteer in mid-2021 as a part of the Monash Clinical Placement Program. […]