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LOCAL SENATOR ANNOUNCES COVID-19 SUPPORT

Anne Ruston

Riverland based Senator Anne Ruston has announced further support for South Australians affected by COVID-19.

Minister for Families and Social Services Anne Ruston said income support payments and pandemic leave payments were available to South Australians in need.

The local minister added she  would encourage anyone who is concerned about changes to their employment or has had their income reduced to test their eligibility for JobSeeker Payment or related payments.”

As well, Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment is available for people living in South Australia who can't earn an income because they must self-isolate, quarantine or care for someone who has COVID-19.

More can be found by calling 180 22 66 or servicesaustralia.gov.au

image - Anne Ruston.