The CWA is offering financial assistance to help drought affected families meet household expenses. Up to a maximum of $3,000 per family/household, is available to eligible applicants. Expenses can include grocery bills, vehicle maintenance, school, electricity, rates, telephone, dental and medical (gap payments or cost of travel to access treatment) etc. For expenses that are current and/or outstanding.
Applicants must live in an area classified as being in ‘drought’. To discover if you are in a ‘drought’ area according to the DPI Combined Drought Indicator go to https://edis.dpi.nsw.gov.au
This grant will remain open until funds are exhausted. The closure date will be announced on the CWA Of NSW website.