Getting Help, Helping or Getting Prepared during the 2019/2020 Bushfire Emergency.

Published on 09/01/2020

For those affected by the bushfires, ACOSS has prepared the following guide for people who need help or want to help :

It covers:

  • Centrelink payments available for people affected by the bushfires
  • Relevant state government financial assistance

  • Mutual obligation requirements and Centrelink debt recovery
  • How you can help

And here is a link to the Tenants' Union factsheet on Disaster Damage due to the fires

And here is a link to the NCOSS - Bushfire Relief Assistance Resource which is a comprehensive guide to assistance in NSW