This session will give attendees the tools to identify a social security problem, including those masked by other pressing or complex issues. It will provide an overview of social security and family assistance rules, payments and Centrelink's administrative process, and will also outline common social security issues.
The session will outline the kinds of questions to ask to get to the key legal issues and work through the best approach to resolve, including how to support client's interactions with Centrelink and how to make targeted referrals to Welfare Rights Centre.
Target audience Community workers, social workers, community/social work students intake staff and volunteers and lawyers
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|Tuesday 8th June 2021|