Anglicare calls for permanent JobSeeker increase and scrapping of 'pointless' obligations

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Updated December 8 2020 - 11:41am, first published 1:00am
Anglicare Australia chief executive Kasy Chambers. Picture: Getty Images
Anglicare Australia chief executive Kasy Chambers. Picture: Getty Images

More than a third of people on JobSeeker prior to the pandemic were left to live on less than $7 a day after they had paid for accommodation, a new welfare report has found.

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Elliot Williams

Canberra Times journalist

I've been a reporter with The Canberra Times since 2017 and as a proud Canberran it's been an honour to tell the stories of my hometown. I'm currently reporting on the public service and examining the ins and outs of a very important part of our city. Email: elliot.williams@canberratimes.com.au

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