The ASU has written to Minister for Aged Care Richard Colbeck to demand the Retention Bonus for all aged care workers, but we need your help to take the next step. We have started a petition to get the community on board.
Please share and sign the petition.
The retention bonus is an important recognition of the crucial work and risks home carers take to do their job looking after the community.
Home carers initially thought, like everyone else in aged care, they’d receive two payments of up to $600 after tax per quarter – for two quarters.
Then we learnt that only some would be eligible…The Minister for Aged Care needs to know that all aged care workers are valuable Please share this petition far and wide.