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September 28, 2012

Engaging with carers to shape the National Disability Insurance Scheme

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The National Disability and Carer Alliance continues to host public forums around on country on the design and implementation of the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

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September 28, 2012

Carers Week 2012 - Be Care Aware

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Carers Week 2012 will encourage people to get to know more about Australia's 2.6 million carer.

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September 28, 2012

President's Update

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Carers Australia President Tim Moore in the next of his series of updates on the work of Carers Australia.

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September 14, 2012

Support the Every Australian Counts campaign and join in on a DisabiliTEA!

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DisabiliTEA is on again - this year its being held on October 26 and we encourage everyone to get involved. You can get together with friends, family or colleagues and share in a cuppa to support the National...

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August 7, 2012

National Disability and Carer Alliance NDIS Forums

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The National Disability and Carer Alliance are hosting free forums on the National Disability Insurance Scheme. If you are a person with a disability, family member or a carer, we want to hear from YOU. Topics...

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August 3, 2012

Being Care Aware

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Care Aware is a national communications initiative that aims to raise awareness, recognition, support and appreciation of the 2.6 million carers who provide unpaid care and support to family members and...

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July 23, 2012

WA Carers Conference 2012

The WA Carers Conference 2012 is a practical, informative and interactive event for people providing care to family members and friends, as well as service providers, care related organisations, and interested...

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July 3, 2012

Walking the Tightrope - Carers Australia supports the Black Dog Writing Competition.

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Carers Australia is pleased to support the Black Dog Institute Writing Competition 2012. This year the competition focuses on the powerful stories of mental health carers.

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July 3, 2012

CEO Sleepout a success!

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Carers Australia CEO Ara Cresswell braved a winter's night under the stars along with 154 other CEOs from the ACT as part of the St Vinnies CEO Sleepout.

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June 21, 2012

Cyclists go the distance for carers!

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For ten days in March 2012, over 100 Pollie Pedal cyclists full of enthusiasm donned their lycra and pedalled almost 1,000 kms to raise funds for carers.

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