New Child Care Subsidy: Advice for people transitioning to work

If you are on income support and are transitioning to work, you might be eligible for the Additional Child Care Subsidy (ACCS). This is great news for people who are actively trying to get into work, studying, or setting up their own business. >> Apply for this subsidy through Centrelink. To receive the additional subsidy, […]

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Child care support is changing

Act now so you continue to receive payments A new Child Care Subsidy will replace the existing Child Care Benefit and Child Care Rebate from the start of July this year. Get ready for the new subsidy now 1. You must complete a Child Care Subsidy assessment through www.my.gov.au or call Centrelink on 131 272 […]

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Donation readies Logan people for work

A $10,000 donation by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers to the community based not-for-profit organisation YFS will help vulnerable and disadvantaged people in the Logan area get into the job market and find paid work. YFS Chief Executive Officer Cath Bartolo said the donation was helping support people who come to YFS to transition into paid work. […]

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YFS’ R4Respect social media brain appointed to statewide Youth Advisory Council

The Queensland Family and Child Commission has appointed YFS’s R4Respect social media officer Tom Rainsford to its new Youth Advisory Council. Mr Rainsford, of Fairfield, joined the R4Respect program last year and has quickly made his mark, applying his understanding of how the internet affects young Queenslanders to his social media job. The new council’s […]

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