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Centrelink begin welfare ban on booze, tobacco

Evelyn Yamine The Telegraph RENT, bills and food are in but alcohol, cigarettes and gambling are out. A federal government trial in which Centrelink manages the money of welfare recipients began yesterday amid an angry protest. Bankstown, in Sydney‘s southwest, … Continue reading

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Teen mothers told take your HSC, go to TAFE or lose your welfare payment

Source: Daily Telegraph COME January, thousands of teenage mothers will have to do their HSC, go to TAFE or lose their welfare payments. Young mums in Bankstown, Wyong and Shellharbour will be among the first in Australia forced to take … Continue reading

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