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May 6, 2019

Labor’s new job tax incentive good for family and friend carers

Carers Australia is pleased that Labor's promised tax cuts for small businesses to create new jobs has a focus on family and friend carers.

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May 4, 2019

Labor’s support for family and friend carers welcome

Carers Australia welcomes Labor's announcement of supports for carers

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April 24, 2019

Federal Election: Commitments sought to improve the lives of carers

Carers Australia has identified six high priority issues of immediate concern which need to be addressed by the Federal Government.

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April 17, 2019

Inquiry into Sleep Health Awareness important for the ongoing wellbeing of unpaid carers

Carers Australia has partnered with the Sleep Health Foundation to conduct research into the sleep deprivation facing carers.

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April 3, 2019

Additional support for carers welcomed

Federal Government announces an additional $84.3 million to support family and friend carers

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February 7, 2019

Our Federal Budget Submission

Outlining a series of measures to support unpaid carers in the caring role.

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November 13, 2018

Call for superannuation guarantee for carers

Senate Motion recognises the plight of carers who have had to give up paid work to provide unpaid care.

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