July 31, 2019

Reducing Sleep Disruption in Carers

A report into the sleep disruption suffered by carers, based on research conducted by the Sleep Foundation and CQUniversity Australia.

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December 3, 2013

Young Carers in Tertiary Education

Carers Australia analyses the current status and situation of young carers in tertiary education, and makes recommendations on how to improve recognition and support.

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August 21, 2013

Culturally and linguistically diverse carers in Australia: background report

A report by Carers Australia providing a profile on CALD carers in Australia, with an overview of the services, programs, resources and relevant policies and strategies which affect them.

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July 30, 2013

Mental Health and DisabilityCare Australia - Roundtable Report

A summary of views expressed by participants of a roundtable focused on how the eligibility criteria for DisabilityCare Australia would affect people with psychosocial disability.

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July 30, 2013

Implementation of DisabilityCare Australia in rural and remote areas - roundtable report

A report on a roundtable held to investigate some of the practical strategies that will make the NDIS work well in rural and remote areas.

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July 30, 2013

Ensuring people from NESB and CALD backgrounds have equitable access to the NDIS

Feedback from a roundtable focused on people from non-English speaking backgrounds (NESB) and/or culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds (CALD).

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July 30, 2013

Disability at the Margins of DisabilityCare Australia

A summary of views expressed at the 'Disability at the Margins' Roundtable, which focused on people with a disability who may be 'at the margins' of DisabilityCare Australia.

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July 30, 2013

Implementing the NDIS in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities

A summary of the the views expressed by participants at the NDIS Roundtable held at Parliament House on 6th June 2013.

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October 1, 2009

Women Carers in Financial Stress Report

Home-based care provided by family members is the most common form of caring for people with disabilities in Australia. However, it is becoming increasingly evident that this model of care is generating...

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October 1, 2008

Don’t wait: Carers say listen and act now

Carers Australia watched the Australia 2020 Summit with interest and came to the conclusion that carers should hold their own 2020 summit to ensure their views would form part of this vision. So in August...

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