Senior Australian of the Year Val Dempsey joins the Let Pensioners Work campaign

Eileen Wood
By Eileen Wood
May 20 2022 - 7:00pm
Senior Australian of the Year 2022, Val Dempsey would go back to nursing if she didn't lose her pension.

Retired nurse and 2022 Senior Australian of the Year, Val Dempsey, would like to be able to supplement the family income by going back to work, if it didn't mean losing her age pension and jumping through hoops with Centrelink.

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Eileen Wood

Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm a senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: eileen.wood@thesenior.com.au or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0490 373 465

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