Golden Wattle is visiting the Mid North Coast to offer locals easy access to Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support services.
The Mobile Service Centre will visit:
- Long Flat on Wednesday 22 May from 9.30am to 11.30am, located opposite the Long Flat Shop on the Oxley Highway.
- Comboyne on Wednesday 22 May from 1pm to 3.30pm, located adjacent to the Rural Transaction Centre on Comboyne Street.
The service will also visit South West Rocks, Bellbrook, Taylors Arm and Gloucester.
Mobile Services Centres are 20 tonne trucks operated by staff from the Department of Human Services, providing rural Australians with friendly face-to-face service and tailored support.
Staff on board can help with:
- Centrelink claims
- Medicare registrations, and
- accessing online services.
A social worker will accompany staff on this trip to offer short-term counselling and referrals. A Farm Household Case Officer will also be on board to support farmers.
Information about Department of Veterans' Affairs programs and support services will also be available.
For more information go to www.humanservices.gov.au/mobileoffice
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