Media releases

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.

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February 28, 2017

Registrations open for 7th International Carers Conference

Register now to attend the International Carers Conference in Adelaide from 4 - 6 October 2017.

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February 14, 2017

Carers Australia condemns taking funds from vital supports to sustain the NDIS

NDIS sustainability must not come at the cost of welfare cuts to disadvantaged Australians.

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February 2, 2017

Study of carers of people with heart failure

Carers Australia has teamed up with Heart Support-Australia to participate in a four nation study of carers of people with heart failure.

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October 18, 2016

Income of primary carers 42% lower than non-carers

Findings from the 2015 Survey of Disability, Ageing and Carers.

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October 15, 2016

National Carers Week 2016 - Carers Count!

Let carers know they count!

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September 20, 2016

Evidenced-based and intensive support approaches to avoiding long term welfare dependence have merit

Carers Australia's media release in response to the Government's Try, Test & Learn Fund announcement.

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