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COVID-19 Information for Refugees and People Seeking Asylum

Financial advice

We have produced a factsheet about access to social security for refugees and people seeking asylum during COVID-19.

COVID-19 and social security

This factsheet is published by Economic Justice Australia. It was published in March 2020.

This provides a guide for claiming Centrelink benefits during the COVID-19 crisis.

This resource is provided by Australian Government.

This page provides information in different languages and services to help you if you’re affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) and want to know how this affects your payments.

This resource is provided by National Debt Helpline.

This page is a guide on steps to take and find support financially during the COVID-19 crisis.

You can also call the National Debt Helpline, which provides free financial counselling for people who are in debt.

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