Currently there are no mesh injured specific financial support services, however some of us have applied for the following with varying degrees of success:
Carer payment A fortnightly payment for those who give constant care to someone who has a disability or chronic illness.
Superannuation – Income Protection If you have Income protection insurance as part of your superannuation there may be an income you can apply for as a consequence of your mesh injury – please consult your policy and superannuation provider.
Superannuation – Early Release You may be able to access this in the event of hardship or the need for surgery. Please contact your superannuation provider.