News & events

You can read about general news and events for carers below.

We also collect and publish lots more information for carers of people with mental illness here and carers of a child or an adult with a disability here.

If you'd like to tell us about your news or events for carers, please email us at

Cultivating carer well-being in nature - 1 November in Officer

Thursday 21 Sep 2017

Carers Victoria Counsellors are hosting a one day workshop for carers; reflecting on carer well-being and self-care. Why not join in?

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Dementia information at Cabrini Malvern Monday 25 September

Wednesday 20 Sep 2017

Come along to a free health seminar. Learn about the early signs of dementia, reducing risk, the importance of support for families and carers, and the services available to assist.

The public seminar will be held in the Auditorium 6.00pm-8.00pm.

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A free event in Frankston for Victorian Seniors Festival

Wednesday 20 Sep 2017

Why not take the opportunity to celebrate the community you live in by attending a free Seniors Festival event at the Frankston RSL on Tuesday 10 October 1.00pm - 3.00pm.

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Celebrate Carers Week with us at The Novotel St Kilda

Wednesday 13 Sep 2017

Carers who live in Melbourne's southern metro region are invited to "make a day of it" and celebrate Carers Week with us at The Novotel St Kilda on Wednesday 18 October 2017.

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Mental Health Walk registrations now open

Tuesday 12 Sep 2017

Come along to a walk as part of Mental Health Week 2017.

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