Interview

The Grapevine: How Support Payment Cuts Are Impacting Victoria’s Social Services

Following the end of JobKeeper and cuts to JobSeeker, more Victorians are now relying on Victoria’s social services sector for support. Emma King, CEO of Victorian Council of Social Services, joins the program to discuss the services that are available during the current lockdown. She also reflects on the significance of the digital divide – which exists between those who do and those who don't have access to technological devices – and how this is impacting access to information and payments.

The Grapevine
Listen to The Grapevine: How Support Payment Cuts Are Impacting Victoria’s Social Services13:347 June 2021