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Centrelink is delivered by the Australian Government Department of Human Services and supports people with payments and services at times of major change.

The Department of Human Services is responsible for the development of service delivery policy and provides access to social, health and other payments and services.

Centrelink delivers payments and services for retirees, the unemployed, families, carers, parents, people with disabilities, Indigenous Australians, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

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Last reviewed: August 2018

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Support for non parent carers - Services Australia

We provide support to grandparents, legal guardians and other family members who provide full time care for a child.

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Choosing between Carer Payment and Age Pension - Services Australia

In some situations, you can choose to get Carer Payment or Age Pension.

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Thinking about aged care - Services Australia

If youre thinking about entering aged care, or researching for someone you know, there are services and payments that can help.

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Parents of children starting school - Services Australia

If you have a child starting school, this information is for you.

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Payments and services for rural and remote Australians - Services Australia

There are payments and services available to support you if you live in a rural or remote area of Australia.

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Help for refugees, humanitarian entrants and new arrivals - Services Australia

You may get help if youve recently moved to Australia, depending on your visa. Rules apply to get help and you may have to wait before claiming a payment.

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Information for parents of teenagers - Services Australia

The age of your child impacts what payments and services you and they can access. Some payments and services can be accessed at multiple ages.

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Australians overseas - Services Australia

If you travel or live outside Australia this may affect your health care, child support and Centrelink payments.

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Getting help with aged care - Services Australia

There are 5 steps to get help with aged care and the costs of aged care.

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Accommodation, renting and homelessness - Services Australia

We can help you to get information, payments and services if you need support.

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