October 16, 2018

Review of NDIS respite care decisions by the Administrative Appeals Tribunal – a resource for carers

This resource has been prepared for carers and NDIS participants who wish to have their respite care decisions reviewed.

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October 14, 2018

Tell Us Why You Care this National Carers Week!

National Carers Week 2018 runs from 14 - 20 October.

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August 29, 2018

Submission to the Productivity Commission Issues Paper on the National Disability Agreement (NDA) Review

Our submission on the Productivity Commission's review of the 2012 National Disability Agreement.

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August 3, 2018

Submission to the Department of Jobs and Small Business on the next generation of employment services

Our submission to the Department of Jobs and Small Business on the initiative to update the delivery of government funded employment services.

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July 16, 2018

Carers Australia partners on My Health Record

Opt-out period opens today.

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May 18, 2018

Submission to DSS on Integrated Carer Support Services - Regional Delivery Partners

Our Submission to the Department of Social Services Discussion Paper on a draft regional delivery model for the Integrated Carer Support Service.

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May 8, 2018

Carers can benefit from some increased investment in home care packages

Budget goes some way to improving access to home care packages for the aged and their carers.

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May 8, 2018

Carers Australia welcomes major injection of funds in Disability Employment Services

Increased funding can also have positive effect on carers.

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April 16, 2018

Submission to the Aged Care Financing Authority Respite Care Consultation

Our submission into a review of the use of respite care and the appropriateness of current funding arrangements.

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April 10, 2018

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Encouraging Self-Sufficiency for Newly Arrived Migrants) Bill 2018

Our Submission to the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee.

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