July 16, 2018

Carers Australia partners on My Health Record

Opt-out period opens today.

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May 18, 2018

Submission to DSS on Integrated Carer Support Services - Regional Delivery Partners

Our Submission to the Department of Social Services Discussion Paper on a draft regional delivery model for the Integrated Carer Support Service.

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May 8, 2018

Carers can benefit from some increased investment in home care packages

Budget goes some way to improving access to home care packages for the aged and their carers.

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May 8, 2018

Carers Australia welcomes major injection of funds in Disability Employment Services

Increased funding can also have positive effect on carers.

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April 16, 2018

Submission to the Aged Care Financing Authority Respite Care Consultation

Our submission into a review of the use of respite care and the appropriateness of current funding arrangements.

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April 10, 2018

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Encouraging Self-Sufficiency for Newly Arrived Migrants) Bill 2018

Our Submission to the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee.

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March 8, 2018

Submission on Supported Employment

Our Submission to the DSS Discussion Paper on the importance of supported employment to people with disability and their carers.

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March 5, 2018

New national approach to carer support services announced

Long-awaited new approach to national carer support services approved.

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February 27, 2018

Waiting time for home care packages imposing unsustainable stress on carers of the aged

There is an increasing need for more Home Care Packages for the aged.

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February 4, 2018

Serious shortage of respite accommodation in aged care homes revealed

Increased subsidies and greater availability needed for respite.

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