Pushed into busywork, older unemployed punished by job seeker system: Anglicare

Eileen Wood
By Eileen Wood
December 1 2021 - 9:30pm
PONTLESS: Older jobseekers feel unsupported by the government.

Older unemployed Australians are being hurt, not helped by the restart of mutual obligations and demerit points for job seekers, according to a new study by Anglicare Australia.

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Eileen Wood

Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm the senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: eileen.wood@thesenior.com.au or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0487495 805

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