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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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June 21, 2012

President's Update

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Carers Australia President, Tim Moore, reviews some of the work undertaken and results achieved by Carers Australia during the first half of 2012.

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June 21, 2012

Helping schools to help young carers in regional and remote Australia

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On 9 March 2012 children, teachers, counsellors and community leaders gathered at the Port Augusta Secondary School for the launch of Young Carers in Education: supporting rural and remote young carers.

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June 7, 2012

FESTofALL item on The Project

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Channel Ten's The Project reports on young carers in promotion of FESTofALL - a series of events to bring young carers together on 24 June.

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May 10, 2012

FESTofALL - bringing young carers together

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FESTofALL is a series of events being held on 24 June 2012 to bring Australia’s young carers together.

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May 10, 2012

A chilly night out for Ara Cresswell

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Carers Australia CEO, Ara Cresswell, is to participate in St Vincent de Paul Society's 'CEO Sleepout' in Canberra on Thursday 21 June.

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May 1, 2012

Carers Australia included in expert groups to inform design of NDIS

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Carers Australia has been announced as a member of the Eligibility and Assessment Group, to help inform the design of a National Disability Insurance Scheme.

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