Child Disability Allowance is a payment made to the main carer of a child or young person with a serious disability. It is paid in recognition of the extra care and attention needed for that child.
There is no income or asset test for the Child Disability Allowance. Carers of dependent children may be able to get both the Child Disability Allowance and the Disability Allowance.
You may be able to get financial help toward childcare:
Both these subsidies are income tested.
Talk to Work and Income