Alfred Health Carer Services Money Matters for Carers

Money Matters for Carers
Support for Financial Hardship Webinar

Merri Health Carer Gateway is delivering a free webinar on supports for Victorian carers experiencing financial hardship.
Date: Friday, 1st of July
Time: 10:00am-11:30am
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Did you know that*…
  • 50% of primary carers are on a low income and many find it hard to cover living expenses, save money or build up superannuation.
  • Caring families often have to find money for extra expenses like heating and laundry, medicines, disability aids, health care and transport.
  • On average, by age 67 primary carers will lose $175,000 in superannuation and $394,500 in lifetime earnings.
    *According to data provided by Carers Australia

Speakers from the following Victorian and national organisations will be sharing the supports they can offer carers:

Energy and Water Ombudsman Victoria
Financial Counselling Victoria Inc.
Good Shepherd
Social Services Rights Victoria
Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman
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This webinar will be recorded and shared via email to registered attendees.