Price hike could hurt

Olivia Shying
Updated December 30 2016 - 8:28pm, first published 10:23am
SINGLES IMPACTED: Anglicare's Geoff Ryan says single pensioners suffer from essential services price increases more than others.
SINGLES IMPACTED: Anglicare's Geoff Ryan says single pensioners suffer from essential services price increases more than others.

An electricity and gas fuel price hike from January 1 will impact the thousands of Ballarat residents who are already living at or below the poverty line, a fierce welfare advocate says. 

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Olivia Shying

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