News & media

June 8, 2017

Threat to home doctor services of concern to family and friend carers

A release from Carers Australia regarding the recommended restriction of after-hours home doctor services.

May 31, 2017

Carers Australia welcomes government's endorsement of the Young Carer Bursary Program

The Federal government's announcement that it will commit $1 million to the continuation of the Young Carer Bursary Program in 2018 is very welcome.

May 29, 2017

Spotlighting abuse and neglect of people with disability

Carers Australia is sympathetic to calls for a Royal Commission.

May 11, 2017

Budget 2017: What it means for carers

An overview of the key Budget measures that may affect carers.

March 30, 2017

Submission to the Productivity Commission Inquiry on NDIS Costs

Recommendations to address problems which have arisen with the implementation of the NDIS to date.

Preview of 'Survey for mental health consumers and carers'

March 7, 2017

Survey for mental health consumers and carers

Carers feedback sought on available resource.

March 7, 2017

More changes at Carers Australia Board

New Directors and internal roles welcomed.

Preview of 'Thank you to our outgoing President'

March 7, 2017

Thank you to our outgoing President

Ms Karen Cook ends her term on the Carers Australia Board.

Preview of 'Young Carer Bursary Programme update'

March 7, 2017

Young Carer Bursary Programme update

2017 bursaries finalised and first instalments paid.

March 7, 2017

Satisfaction survey on Carer Information and Support Service published

Positive feedback from survey participants.

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