Victorian Government Carer Card Program

The Victorian Carer Card is a  collaboration between the government, businesses and the community, the Carer Card Program gives recognition, understanding and support to Victorian carers. The program has a wide range of discounts and benefits on offer from businesses, the local government and community organisations. Cardholders are also entitled to free travel on public transport on a Sunday plus two return off-peak travel vouchers each year. You can find a business or type of offer by browsing the categories in the online directory.
To be eligible for a Carer Card you must be a resident of Victoria and either: (1) the primary carer of a person with a disability, severe medical condition or mental illness, or someone who is frail aged or in need of palliative care, or (2) a foster, kinship or respite carer.
You can confirm your eligibility by: (1) providing your Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or your Department of Health & Human Services Vendor Number if you receive a carer payment or allowance, or (2) having a medical professional verify your eligibility. Professional carers that receive a wage for providing care are not eligible.
To find out more and to apply, click here

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