Yfoundations welcome the boost to JobSeeker and Youth Allowance Centrelink Payment, but warn increases need to be ongoing

Yfoundations welcomes the government’s decision to increase the JobSeeker Payment, formally known as Newstart, as well as the Youth Allowance Payment through the temporary introduction of a coronavirus supplement of $550 per fortnight, ostensibly doubling the welfare payments for the next six months.

25th March 2020