On 11 October, over 200 guests attended our annual Gala Lunch and the launch event of National Carers Week 2019 at Hillstone St Lucia. The event was hosted by Madonna King and guest speaker Helena Popovic (medical doctor, author, and speaker) spoke about how to boost your brain.
Each year we ask our corporate network to sponsor tickets for carers to attend the event for free. We are elated to announce over 80 carers who are registered with our regional offices were able to attend the event for free. This was our best year yet!
We also announced the winners of our Carer Friendly Business Awards, acknowledging individuals and businesses who have made a real difference in our community. The categories were: