Material Aid includes:
- Energy Bill Assistance
- Water Bill Assistance
- Food Assistance
Material Aid is assessed on an individual basis in an appointment with the Material Aid worker. During the appointment you will be asked about what money has come in and gone out in the last two weeks, such as
- Last Centrelink payment and/or wage received
- General Expenses: food, travel, electricity/gas, clothes, school or childcare, chemist, medical and dental expenses.
- Any current outstanding bills
Material Aid days and times:
Monday (10am to 12pm)
Thursday (1pm to 3pm)
Individuals must live within the boundaries outlined in BLACK in the map below to be eligible for Material Aid, a list of eligible streets is also available by contacting our office.