April 3, 2019

Additional support for carers welcomed

Encouraging that new funding made available in the Federal Budget is in addition to previously announced funding.

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February 25, 2019

Carers Australia welcomes vote for Royal Commission into Disability Abuse

Previous enquiries have had limited effect.

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February 7, 2019

Carers Australia 2019-20 Federal Budget Submission

This submission outlines a series of measures to support unpaid carers in their caring role.

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December 4, 2018

Carers Australia Strategic Priorities 2019-20

An outline of Carers Australia's strategic priorities for 2019 - 2020

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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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October 23, 2018

Submission to the House of Representatives Inquiry into Sleep Health Awareness in Australia

We welcome the opportunity to draw attention to a problem that seriously impacts on many carers' health and wellbeing.

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October 17, 2018

Position paper: NDIS Reasonable and Necessary Supports – the Case for Respite

Carers Australia supports the recommendations of the Productivity Commission in relation to respite.

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October 16, 2018

Respite Care Refused By NDIS?

NDIS participants who do not agree with the support provided for in their plans are able to have planners’ decisions reviewed.

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