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August 1, 2016

Education/training bursaries open to young carers

“Tomorrow (2 August) is the opening of the application process for the Young Carer Bursary Programme,” Carers Australia CEO, Ara Cresswell said today. “This important initiative provides young carers...

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June 6, 2016

Let's use this election to improve the lives of family and friend carers

In releasing its pre-election document, Carer supports: addressing collateral damage, Carers Australia is focusing its “asks” on a set of proposals that will improve the effectiveness and address gaps...

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February 5, 2016

Removal of education subsidies will hurt people on the Carer Payment

Carers Australia outlines its disappointment at the proposed abolition of the Pensioner Education Supplement and the Education Entry Payment.

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December 21, 2015

A National Carer Gateway for Australia's 2.7million family and friend carers

Today’s launch of the Federal Government’s Carer Gateway will help to further raise awareness of who is a carer and the supports available to assist them in their caring role.

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October 10, 2015

World Mental Health Day - 10 October 2015

Carers Australia encourages all carers to look after their mental health.

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August 19, 2015

Invisible Workforce: $60.3 billion a year labour of love

Carers Australia media release regarding the launch of the Deloitte Access Economics report, 'The Economic Value of Informal Care in Australia in 2015'.

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