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  • Age and disability pensioners struggle to pay the rent

    3 Sep 2020 by Maiy Azize | Media Releases

    Anglicare Australia says the rental market is failing people on the age and disability support pensions. This follows the release of Anglicare Australia’s Rental Affordability Update. “Older people and people with disability are at greater risk during this pandemic. But instead of getting more support, they’ve been left behind,” said Anglicare Australia Executive Director Kasy Chambers.
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  • Report shows that JobSeeker increase is urgent

    2 Sep 2020 by Maiy Azize | Media Releases

    Anglicare Australia says the Inequality in Australia report, released by the Australian Council of Social Service today, shows that cutting JobSeeker would worsen inequality. Anglicare Australia is a partner in the report. “This report should shock all Australians. We are a rich country, yet the wealth gap is getting bigger and bigger,” said Anglicare Australia Executive Director Kasy Chambers.
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  • Anglicare Australia releases Rental Affordability Update: Rental affordability crashes since March

    1 Sep 2020 by Maiy Azize | Media Releases

    Anglicare Australia is calling on the government to raise the rate of welfare payments for good. The call is made as Anglicare Australia releases a special mid-year update to its Rental Affordability Snapshot.
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