Financial assistance may be available to help with the cost of funeral arrangements.
Ask our funeral directors for more information.
The death of a spouse or a child is a time of great sadness. It can also be a time of great financial hardship.
Centrelink can offer extra help through this difficult time. A surviving partner may be entitled to receive a lump sum payment of up to three consecutive payments.
Am I entitled to any Assistance?
Other allowances that you may be entitled to from Centrelink are:
Help for single pensioners
Help when a child dies
Carers allowance payment
Help for married pensioners
Widowed persons pension assistance
Women over 50’s assistance
You may also be entitled to other assistance from the following:
Credit Card Companies
Dept of Veteran Affairs
Private Health Funds
Mortgage Finance Companies