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Programs of Support include different types of Australian Government- funded employment support services.

Programs of Support help you get ready for, find and keep a job. They can also help you look for a job, study, or get work experience. The Program of Support you get is based on the support you need.

The Programs of Support for people who get the Disability Support Pension (DSP) are:

Centrelink may ask you to go through a Program of Support before you can get DSP payments.

You can learn more about Programs of Support on the Services Australia website.

The Disability Support Pension (DSP) is a payment the Australian Government makes to people with a permanent physical, intellectual or psychiatric condition.
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An Australian Disability Enterprises (ADE) is a type of employment support for people with disability who need significant support to work.
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Disability Employment Services (DES) is the Australian Government’s employment service that can help people with disability find work and keep a job in open employment.
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