Medical and disability concessions
Read about electricity concessions for people who use an oxygen concentrator or a kidney dialysis machine.
This scheme helps with electricity costs for people who have a chronic medical condition. Find out more and how to apply.
If you are deaf or experience hearing loss, Deaf Services Queensland may be able to provide you with a subsidised smoke alarm.
Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme
If you live in rural and remote areas and have to travel more than 50km for specialist medical services not available locally, you may be eligible for assistance with travel costs. Find out more.
Disability Support Pension
The Australian Government provides eligible people living with illness, injury or disability with access to a support pension and a range of allowances.
Contact the Department of Human Services on 13 27 17 for information about eligibility and how to apply.
Low Income Health Care Card
The Low Income Health Care Card gives low income earners access to cheaper prescription medicines and various concessions from government and private organisations.
If you are below pension-age, you can contact the Department of Human Services on 13 24 90 for information about eligibility and how to apply.