The Experience of (Not) Living on Newstart: Data and stories from financial counselling clients
Between February and May 2019, 111 people who were clients of financial counsellors shared their stories about trying to live on the Newstart allowance. They also provided information about their weekly income and expenditure showing that it is simply impossible for many people to make ends meet on the current rate.
- 14 October 2019
- Social Security and Centrelink