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Increase Disability Support Pension now to deal with COVID-19

People with disability who receive the Disability Support Pension (DSP) urgently need access to the increased Coronavirus Supplement of $550 per fortnight, consistent with the Jobseeker Payment and other payments recently announced. People with disability who are in...

Joint Media Release – COVID-19

Urgent measures needed to support people with disability during COVID-19 crisis People with disability from across Australia are calling for urgent action to make sure we are included in preparations for the current public health emergency. Eight national peak...

Disability Support Pension Review

Urgent review needed to close cost of living gap and broaden eligibility for Disability Support Pension (DSP) Disability advocates and researchers are calling for urgent reforms to the Disability Support Pension, with a new report to be released today showing people...