Table 2

Purpose of assistance (2014/2019)

AssistanceCountPercentage
Housing: providing accommodation and setting up home (white goods/brown goods)608729.34%
Subsistence for daily living (including food)392618.92%
Payment to partner organisation to aid beneficiary362817.49%
Debt244311.78%
Housing assistance (rent, repair, etc)14436.96%
Mobility assistance and home adaptation11575.58%
Non-specified assistance7203.47%
Re-training/education6713.23%
Funeral costs3111.50%
Care costs2691.30%
Respite breaks730.35%
Support for retired commonwealth service personnel190.09%
Total20‚ÄČ747100%