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Category Archives: Media Release

Young Carers take centre stage at the Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony

Apr 05 2018

Tuppence, 23, has faced many challenges in life. She was only 17 and in her final week of high school when her father had a stroke …

Centrelink changes will cost carers

Mar 22 2018

Changes to legislation passed by the Senate on 21 March means that carers – who often already wait many weeks or months to have their claims …

New national approach to carer support services

Mar 05 2018

Minister for Social Services, The Hon Dan Tehan MP, today announced that the government has approved the long-awaited introduction of a new national approach to carer …

Waiting time imposing stress on carers

Feb 27 2018

Carers Australia has joined with Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA), Baptist Care Australia and Uniting Care Australia in urging the government to release more Home …