Carers are invited to attend the following free financial information sessions provided by the Australian Government.
The Department of Human Services’ Financial Information Service (FIS) is a free education and information service available to everyone in the community. They assist people in making informed decisions about investment and financial issues. They are independent, free and confidential. The FIS has no association with financial products or fund managers. Some presentations may have guest speakers from the financial industry.
The topics covered in this session include:
- Entry into different levels of care
- Fees and charges
- Options for your former home
- Pension issues
Please note – These sessions are open to all members of the community and not run or coordinated by Carers ACT. Sessions maybe subject to changes, dependent on numbers.
Carers ACT is working with the FIS to assist with bookings for carers to attend. Please ensure you register for a ticket through the Eventbrite link below. If carers are unable to book online please call 6296 9982.