News & media

News & announcements

Preview of 'Finding ways to reduce isolation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander carers'

September 28, 2012

Finding ways to reduce isolation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander carers

A look at the problem of carer isolation in Indigenous communities

Preview of 'Engaging with carers to shape the National Disability Insurance Scheme'

September 28, 2012

Engaging with carers to shape the National Disability Insurance Scheme

The National Disability and Carer Alliance continues to host public forums around on country on the design and implementation of the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

Preview of 'Carers Week 2012 - Be Care Aware'

September 28, 2012

Carers Week 2012 - Be Care Aware

Carers Week 2012 will encourage people to get to know more about Australia's 2.6 million carer.

Preview of 'President's Update'

September 28, 2012

President's Update

Carers Australia President Tim Moore in the next of his series of updates on the work of Carers Australia.

Preview of 'Support the Every Australian Counts campaign and  join in on a DisabiliTEA!'

September 14, 2012

Support the Every Australian Counts campaign and join in on a DisabiliTEA!

DisabiliTEA is on again - this year its being held on October 26 and we encourage everyone to get involved. You can get together with friends, family or colleagues and share in a cuppa to support the National...

Preview of 'National Disability and Carer Alliance NDIS Forums'

August 7, 2012

National Disability and Carer Alliance NDIS Forums

The National Disability and Carer Alliance are hosting free forums on the National Disability Insurance Scheme. If you are a person with a disability, family member or a carer, we want to hear from YOU. Topics...

Preview of 'Being Care Aware'

August 3, 2012

Being Care Aware

Care Aware is a national communications initiative that aims to raise awareness, recognition, support and appreciation of the 2.6 million carers who provide unpaid care and support to family members and...

July 23, 2012

WA Carers Conference 2012

The WA Carers Conference 2012 is a practical, informative and interactive event for people providing care to family members and friends, as well as service providers, care related organisations, and interested...

Preview of 'Walking the Tightrope - Carers Australia supports the Black Dog Writing Competition.'

July 3, 2012

Walking the Tightrope - Carers Australia supports the Black Dog Writing Competition.

Carers Australia is pleased to support the Black Dog Institute Writing Competition 2012. This year the competition focuses on the powerful stories of mental health carers.

Preview of 'CEO Sleepout a success!'

July 3, 2012

CEO Sleepout a success!

Carers Australia CEO Ara Cresswell braved a winter's night under the stars along with 154 other CEOs from the ACT as part of the St Vinnies CEO Sleepout.

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