Carer Recognition Act

The Carers Recognition Act 2012 formally acknowledges the important contribution that people in care relationships make to our community and the unique knowledge that carers hold of the person in their care.

The Act is supported by the Victorian charter.  

Alfred Health Carer Services abides by the Victorian charter supporting people in care relationships in our planning and the work we undertake with you.  The following fact sheets provide more information about supporting people in care relationships in Victoria.

What the Carers Recognition Act says Fact Sheet (PDF 415.5 KB)

Victorian charter supporting people in care relationships (PDF 393.1 KB)

Information for carers and those they care for (PDF 440.4 KB)