Various resources and organisations provide practical help and advice to help with finances during and after an illness.
Information can be obtained through the Centrelink website or by phoning 13 27 17. Many Centrelink offices have financial information services. They offer a confidential interview.
Information on state or territory ambulance services can be found on the following websites:
There may be a taxi transport subsidy scheme in your state.
The Money Smart website has a page on dealing with losing your partner.
Last updated 02 July 2013*