Newstart recipients left with just $17 a day after housing expenses, research finds

'New research, released on Wednesday by the Salvation Army, shows that the average Newstart recipient is left with just $17 a day after accommodation expenses.'

Jane [Newstart recipient] said. “It’s a constant stress … how do you have the sanity to walk into a job interview and be positive when you’re constantly thinking, ‘Tonight, where am I staying?’”'