RESOURCES

TEMPLATE LETTER TO YOUR MP

Before you do anything, here is a template letter for you to send to your State and Federal MPs to show your support for the proposed bailout package


Template letter + more info: CLICK HERE

Who's my MP?  Federal | ACT | QLD | NSW | NT | SA | TAS | WA | VIC |


Contact PM Scott Morrison: CLICK HERE

Contact Treasurer Josh Frydenberg: CLICK HERE

Contact Finance Minister Mathias Cormann: CLICK HERE


GOVERNMENT AID PACKAGES 

Information on current State, Territory and Federal packages 

CLICK HERE



GENERAL RESOURCES

CENTRELINK

If you've lost your job or a substantial part of your income we strongly suggest you commence the process for registering for payments from Centrelink.

Check your eligibility: CLICK HERE


ARTS LAW COVID-19 FAQ FOR ARTISTS

Answers to some of the most common questions Arts Law Centre of Australia has received from artists and arts organisations.

CLICK HERE


MUTUAL AID DATABASE

A searchable state-by-state database of informal mutual aid groups

CLICK HERE 


GUIDE: LIVING WITH WORRY AND ANXIETY AMIDST GLOBAL UNCERTAINTY

Compiled by clinical psychologists, this guide contains psychoeducation about normal and excessive worry, and a selection of practical exercises that you can use to manage worry and maintain well-being. Available here in a number of translations.

CLICK HERE 


VIRAL KINDNESS

Looking for help? Or keen to lend a hand? #viralkindness is an online hub for the rapidly proliferating community care groups. Powered by GetUp!

CLICK HERE


ARTSTASKER

Facebook group offering up the transferrable skills of the arts workers for odd-job needs – AirTasker but for the arts community.

CLICK HERE


DOCTORS WITHOUT BABYSITTERS

A private Facebook group aimed at matching doctors in need of childcare with creatives in need of work.

CLICK HERE


HELPFUL NEIGHBOUR

Geographically organised P2P register of help needed and help available.

CLICK HERE


CORONAVIRUS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

A general COVID-19 information and resource page by GetUp!

CLICK HERE


FREE EVENT TECHNOLOGY TRAINING, TUTORIALS & WORKSHOPS

A list of all free event tech training being offered during the crisis – skill up while you're locked down. 

CLICK HERE


COVID-19 OPERATIONAL PLANNING GUIDELINES: COURSE

Online learning modules developed by the World Health Organisation to help countries scale up their COVID-19 preparedness. 

CLICK HERE


THE SOUND OF SILENCE

A national industry initiative to raise funds for Support Act and CrewCare. 

CLICK HERE


SUPPORTING EVENTS

An events initiative established to counter the narrative that meeting places are dangerous in anticipation of the "all clear" from authorities once the threat has passed.

CLICK HERE


FRIENDS OF FUZZY DIRECTORY

A list of resources and ways you can help struggling live events workers and make it through yourself. 

CLICK HERE


SUPPORT FOR GIG PHOTOGRAPHERS

A roll call of some wonderful Sydney & Melbourne gig photographers who you can support through direct print purchases. From Time Out.

CLICK HERE

GOVERNMENT LINKS

HEALTH DEPARTMENT COVID-19 INFORMATION

Check your state- or territory-specific coronavirus advice as well as information from the Federal Health Department.


Federal | ACT | QLD | NSW | NT | SA | TAS | WA | VIC |

WORKING FOR VICTORIA FUND

The Victorian Government has announced a $500 million package for moving people who have lost their jobs into different types of work. 


Displaced Victorian workers can register REGISTER HERE

OTHER LINKS