Caring for someone with IBD

Government support

Sometimes looking after someone with IBD can stop you from working too. Below are some links to support systems in place for carers of people with chronic conditions like IBD.

Is there a government payment you are entitled to that you didn’t know about? Use the payment finder website to start looking.

Are you eligible for a pension card? A Pensioner Concession Card entitles you to reduced cost medicines and other concessions from the Australian Government.

Are you eligible for a Health Care Card? A Health Care Card entitles you to concessions on health-care costs from the Australian Government.