Stop Income Management in Playford (SIMPla)

On 1 July 2012, Income Management was introduced to Playford, northern Adelaide. The “trial” affects welfare recipients deemed “vulnerable” by Centrelink, those referred to Centrelink by child protection agencies, and those who volunteer for income management. Affected recipients will have 50-70 percent of their welfare payments transferred onto the BasicsCard, which can only be used Read More…