Submissions

September 12, 2019

Submission to the Senate Community Affairs Newstart Inquiry

Carers Australia strongly supports calls for the Federal Government to raise the rate of Newstart and the Youth Allowance.

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April 18, 2019

Submission to the Productivity Commission Issues Paper on the Social and Economic Benefits of Improving Mental Health

Carers Australia responds to the Issues Paper on the Social and Economic Benefits of Improving Mental Health.

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February 7, 2019

Carers Australia 2019-20 Federal Budget Submission

This submission outlines a series of measures to support unpaid carers in their caring role.

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October 23, 2018

Submission to the House of Representatives Inquiry into Sleep Health Awareness in Australia

We welcome the opportunity to draw attention to a problem that seriously impacts on many carers' health and wellbeing.

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August 29, 2018

Submission to the Productivity Commission Issues Paper on the National Disability Agreement (NDA) Review

Our submission on the Productivity Commission's review of the 2012 National Disability Agreement.

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August 3, 2018

Submission to the Department of Jobs and Small Business on the next generation of employment services

Our submission to the Department of Jobs and Small Business on the initiative to update the delivery of government funded employment services.

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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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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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