TOPIC: Financial literacy for vulnerable populations | GUEST SPEAKERS: Prof. Roslyn Russell, RMIT University & Dr. Wayne Warburton, Macquarie University
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For more information, and to find out how to apply, call Krista on 8408 1854, or go to Council’s website here. Come along to a community briefing and hear from past Westside Place Makers grant recipients; 22 February, 6.30pm at the Lady Daly Hotel, Hindmarsh. Go here to RSVP.
The South Australian Council of Social Service (SACOSS) asserts that the Productivity Commission’s Draft Report on the Universal Service Obligation underestimates the challenges faced by many Australian households in paying for telecommunications.
Some small businesses reported prolonged issues following the Telstra outage last week. If your small business was affected, you may be entitled to compensation from Telstra. [Canberra Times]
An extreme heat watch has been called for 8-11 February 2017 and is now active until 9am Sunday the 12th February 2017. To find out which centres will be open during this time, please click above.
The SA Government’s Energy Partners Program works with organisations across the State to help households manage their energy use and costs and to improve energy efficiency. The website contains many useful energy management resources, toolkits, publications and energy saving brochures and fact sheets. For more information, advice and to access these resources, please click here: Energy Partners Program. The Energy Advisory Service also offers free independent information about saving energy in the home.