Welfare to Work
The Introduction of the Welfare to Work package by the Federal Government on 1 July 2006 sees significant changes for the Social Security system. It will impact rules and benefits for the disability Support Pension, Newstart and the Parenting Payment. More information is available from the Welfare Rights Network website.
Work Welfare Wills
Is a plain English web guide to legal issues around health and life changes. It was produced for use in Victoria only as some of the laws will be different in other states of Australia. Chronic illnesses bring about lifestyle changes.
This resource was designed by the Chronic Illness Alliance to help people with a chronic illness, their families and advisors, to make informed decisions about the future.
The link for work welfare wills is http://www.chronicillness.org.au
The link for the Chronic Illness Alliance is www.chronicillness.org.au