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People Experiencing Financial Hardship

People Who Care have been supporting people who are in financial hardship for over 40 years. Our charitable services are delivered by an experienced and qualified financial counsellor.

Areas We Can Assist

Through the generous donations of the community, People Who Care offer a suite of financial hardship programs assisting those who are experiencing extreme financial hardship.

Power A Pensioner (PAP)

Provides financial support to people who rely solely on the pension and are experiencing financial hardship. This program assists pensioners by paying for essential expenses such as medical bills, utilities or essential medication.

Other programs within PAP include community crisis payments for fuel and food.

The eligibility criteria for PAP is disability support pension or aged pension.

If you are unsure which services are right for you please call our support team and we can provide recommendations.

Happy Customers

It was indeed a lucky day for me when People Who Care came into my life.
Thank you very much for your help paying my rental arrears for me and my children's home .This was a huge help as we were facing eviction before Christmas.
Thank you for the electric throw rug that was purchased through the Power A Pensioner Scheme, she is so grateful as it has made a huge difference

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