email@example.com November 7, 2017 18 Comments
Disabled Australians are being turned away from the Disability Support Pension and forced onto punitive and untenable unemployment schemes.
Josh Taylor May 11, 2017 10 Comments
Human Services has been forcing people with Down Syndrome to keep getting medical reviews to keep the disability support pension.
Bernard Keane May 8, 2015 6 Comments
The government talks a lot about "unsustainability" but only for programs that benefit lower income earners, not the rich.
Crikey July 1, 2014 4 Comments
Think we should reform our disability support pension to be more like the United Kingdom? Think again, economist Tom Westland writes.
Cathy Alexander January 24, 2014 54 Comments
Hands off people on the dole and disability payments, but wind back the age pension. That's what experts told Crikey about welfare reform as the government prepares to slice and dice.
Bernard Keane March 31, 2011 11 Comments
The Disability Support Pension is a perennial target of reforming politicians. Perhaps they should turn their attention to other forms of welfare.
Crikey September 29, 2009 7 Comments
Dealing with Centrelink is a full-time job for someone applying for a Disability Support Pension, getting punted from payment to payment, filling out forms and going to pointless reviews and assessments, writes an anonymous disability carer.