Submissions

August 8, 2014

Submission to the Interim Report of the Welfare Review

Our response to the proposed reforms to the structure of the welfare system.

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August 8, 2014

Submission to the Senate Community Affairs Inquiry on Social Services Budget Amendments

Key concerns about the proposed Budget changes highlighted in new Submission.

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July 18, 2014

Carers Australia Submission to the Key Directions for the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) Discussion Paper (June 2013)

Carers Australia responds to questions contained in the Key Directions for the Commonwealth Home Support Program Discussion Paper.

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May 15, 2014

Submission on the User Rights Principles 2014 - Exposure Draft

A submission to the Department of Social Services on the new User Rights Principles under the Aged Care Act, covering both residential and home care.

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January 31, 2014

Carers Australia Submission to the Senate Select Committee into the Abbott Government's Commission of Audit

Our Submission to the Senate Select Committee, in light of the announcement of the Review of Social Welfare.

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December 20, 2013

Federal Budget Submission 2014 -'15

Carers Australia's issues and recommendations as part of our Federal Budget Submission 2014 -'15

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November 28, 2013

Carers Australia submission to the National Commission of Audit

Carers Australia's submission outlining the importance of the maintenance of carer support programs.

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February 18, 2013

Submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Community Affairs Inquiry: National Disability Insurance Scheme Bill 2012

Carers Australia make several recommendations on the NDIS Bill 2012, offering the perspectives of carers in order to fulfil the promise of a National Disability Insurance Scheme.

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