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Child Care Subsidy

The Child Care Subsidy is a payment designed to help with the costs of child care. Find out whether you might be eligible for the Child Care Subsidy here.

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Financial support for teenage parents

One of the biggest concerns as a young parent is how to support yourself and your child. Learn more about financial support for teenage parents.

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Payments for families

Payments to support families are available from the Australian Government if you are the parent or carer of a child. Find out if you might be eligible here.

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Family Tax Benefit Part A and Part B

Family Tax Benefit Part A and Part B are payments to eligible families to help with the cost of raising children. Find out more about the Family Tax Benefits for the 2022 financial year here.

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Medicare and other benefits

Medicare provides all Australians (and some overseas visitors) access to a wide range of health and hospital services at low or no cost.

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Paid and unpaid parental leave – things to consider

Depending on your situation, you may be entitled to Parental Leave Pay, employer-funded paid parental leave, Dad and Partner Pay, or unpaid leave. When deciding how much parental leave to take, it's important to think about what works best for you and your family.

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Child care - what are my options?

The child care you chose is an important decision. Learn about child care options, costs, financial assistance available and how to prepare your child.

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Returning to work

When a parent decides to return to work after having a baby, it can mean a big adjustment. Get some practical tips around child care and flexible working that can help inform your decision.

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Education for rural families

Learn more about the options for education for your child in rural areas from childcare facilities and early learning programs to going to school.

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Caring for a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)

If your child has been diagnosed as having autism spectrum disorder (ASD) it's important to have support. Find out how to get financial and emotional assistance.

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