CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) EXTREME HARDSHIP SUPPORT PROGRAM
Emergency financial assistance for people living in Victoria
Who is this program for?
Applicants must meet all of the following:
live in Victoria
be unable to access Commonwealth income support (including JobKeeper,
Job Seeker and SRSS)
have zero or very limited income, savings or community support
be a temporary or provisional visa holder, or undocumented migrant
What support is being provided?
Limited cash payments to cover basic needs, such as food, bills and
medicine. A single person may receive $800. Families may receive more.
Red Cross can also provide information about other supports available to
people living in Victoria on temporary visas.