Payments for carers
Several payments and services are available for parents or carers who provide daily care to someone with a severe disability or medical condition, or someone who is elderly and frail (frail aged).
Payments for carers - Australian Government Department of Human Services
A Companion Card is issued to people with a permanent disability who require attendant care support. It allows a companion free entry to participating venues and activities.
Companion card - National Disability Services
Financial counselling is a free service offered by community organisations, community legal centres, and some government agencies. Financial counsellors can help you solve your money problems.
Financial counselling - South Australian Financial Counsellors Association