News & media

News & announcements

August 28, 2017

Flexible working conditions for family and friend carers in everyone’s interests

Employers and carers benefit from workplace flexibility.

August 8, 2017

Young carers put at educational disadvantage

Caring role negatively impacting their education.

August 2, 2017

7th International Carers Conference - Early Bird registration closing 4 August

Register now to attend the 7th International Carers Conference at the Adelaide Convention Centre 4 - 6 October 2017.

July 10, 2017

Submission on legislation ending Carbon Tax Compensation

Carers Australia considers that the Energy Supplement remains necessary for income support recipients, who are all facing record energy price increases.

Preview of 'National Carers Week preparations underway'

June 30, 2017

National Carers Week preparations underway

Campaign to run from 15 - 21 October 2017.

June 30, 2017

Productivity Commission report on NDIS recognises carer contribution

Scheme also produces some counter-productive outcomes.

Preview of 'Young Carer Bursary Program continues in 2018'

June 30, 2017

Young Carer Bursary Program continues in 2018

Program renewed for another year.

Preview of 'Parliamentary Friends of Carers – Focus on Work and Care'

June 30, 2017

Parliamentary Friends of Carers – Focus on Work and Care

The benefits of providing carer-friendly workplaces highlighted in Parliament.

Preview of 'Australian National Young Carer Action Team (ANYCAT) Forum 2017'

June 30, 2017

Australian National Young Carer Action Team (ANYCAT) Forum 2017

Young carers from across the country meet in Canberra.

Preview of '7th International Carers Conference, Adelaide, 4-6 October 2017: Early Bird Closing on 4 August'

June 30, 2017

7th International Carers Conference, Adelaide, 4-6 October 2017: Early Bird Closing on 4 August

Register before 4th August for Early Bird discount!

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