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September 28, 2012

Carers caught in the 'sandwich generation'

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A look at the increasing number of 'sandwich carers' in the Baby boomer generation.

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September 28, 2012

Carers in the workplace

A review of the status of carers in the workforce.

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September 28, 2012

Carer counselling has a positive impact for carers

Encouraging results from a Deakin University study on the effectiveness of carer counselling

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June 21, 2012

Mental health care reform - just won't work without carers!

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In February Carers Australia issued a policy position statement on proposed mental health care reforms, emphasising the importance of the inclusion of carers and their concerns if the reforms are to be...

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June 21, 2012

Federal Budget 2012-'13: a carer's perspective

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Carers Australia provides a brief overview of the Federal Budget 2012-'13 and its impact on carers.

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February 1, 2011

Carers' voices towards a vision

In late 2009 Carers Australia conducted national consultations with carers seeking input into the development and strategic direction of the National Carer Recognition Framework. Australia's carers were...

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October 1, 2010

Care for a carer during Carers Week

Grace is one of Australia's 2.6 million family carers providing unpaid care and support to family members and friends who have a disability, mental illness, chronic condition, terminal illness or who are...

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