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Pension increase from 20 March

Pension increase from 20 March

As of Friday 20 March, Australian pensions increased. This includes increases to the base pension and the pension supplement. These were driven by the increase in the Consumer Price Index of 0.7 per cent over the six months ending December 2014.
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Jackie French

Jackie French named 2015 Senior Australian of the Year

Best-selling children’s author and literacy advocate Jackie French, was named the 2015 Senior Australian of the Year.
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NDIS

Have your say on NDIS quality and safeguards

The Australian and state and territory governments are working together to develop a new national quality and safeguarding framework for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
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'Let's talk about changes to aged care' videos

As part of the 'Let's talk about changes to aged care' campaign, there is a series of videos available for you to view. The videos present real life stories and experiences of older people and carers in residential and home care.
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