Quote Originally Posted by Whirligig View Post
DS has multiple health issues so the extra $6 on prescriptions and the GP co-payment will impact us. Probably an extra $20-30 per month (no health care card). That's not a huge deal on its own, but the petrol price increase will hit us hard too.

The cuts to hospital and education funding will impact on all of us.
You should apply for a carers allowance for him if he has a lot of health problems that way you will get a health care card for him and $118 a fortnight towards his medical costs. It's not means tested.