19 Oct 2011

Frontline services dealing with needy, busier than ever

From Nine To Noon, 9:34 am on 19 October 2011

Fewer people are receiving unemployment benefits and the number of hardship grants being handed out by Work and Income has fallen by 20% in the June quarter compared to last year. Frontline services are still handing out record numbers of food parcels. So what's going on?