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

Digital mental health self-help critical for young people

Friday 23 Sep 2016

Youth mental health service ReachOut Australia and EY have released a report showing that digital self-help is an effective and engaging means of mental health support for young people.

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Carer Gateway

Did you know there is an online resource called the Carer Gateway to provide information about the services and support available for people who care for someone with a disability, chronic illness, dementia, mental illness or who are frail due to age.

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Sign up to a useful blog about Alzheimer's

Did you know Alzheimers Australia publish a blog - which is a useful resource on a range of topics and resources about dementia including so much of the great information which is out there to help carers and families?

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Young carer website Little Dreamers Online

There is a new website for young carers - Little Dreamers Online. Check it out for lots of tips and tricks related to caring. There is also a social connectedness aspect - The Dream Coaching Platform.

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Cheap cinema tickets for carers from Carers Victoria and Hoyts Cinemas

This offer is available through Carers Victoria for carers who are members – membership is free! The Hoyts Carers offer gives an adult movie ticket for the price of one dollar (maximum of one ticket per day) to carer members of Carers Victoria.

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