The resources below will help you and others who care about social justice to:
- advocate for action to raise the Newstart Allowance
- protect our social safety net
- build awareness and create pressure for change
Get started by signing the Raise the Rate petition on the ACOSS website.
Know the issues
- Raise the Rate Backgrounder. Get a comprehensive understanding of the Newstart Allowance.
- Newstart Mythbuster. This resource challenges myths and stereotypes that abound in relation to our social security system and the people who receive Newstart Allowance.
- Useful links. Other resources and organisations.