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December 21, 2017

Survey into carers’ awareness of the Carer Gateway

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The Carer Gateway is a national phone and website service developed by the Department of Social Services (DSS) to provide practical information about services and support for carers.

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December 21, 2017

Accessing respite through the NDIS

Carers’ access to planned respite under the NDIS has been a major issue for carers from the beginning of the reform.

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December 21, 2017

Better regulation of quality care in aged care homes

Adequate regulation and surveillance of residential aged care homes has become a high profile issue this year with media attention focused on the failure to care adequately for the elderly.

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December 21, 2017

7th International Carers Conference

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October was a busy month for Carers Australia, beginning with the hugely successful 7th International Carers Conference held at the Adelaide Convention Centre.

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December 21, 2017

View the 7th International Carers Conference keynote films

The keynote presentations filmed during the 7th International Carers Conference are now available on the Carers Australia website.

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October 13, 2017

National Carers Week 2017 - Carers Count!

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National Carers Week 2017 - Australia counts on carers so let's show carers how much they count.

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October 5, 2017

Free dental offer for carers this National Carers Week! Call today!

A number of Maven Dental practices across the country offering free dental services.

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