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

The new voice of Alzheimer's Australia

Wednesday 29 Nov 2017

Alzheimer's Australia has announced a name change. The organisation will now be known as Dementia Australia.

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Organisations supporting the transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme

Tuesday 28 Nov 2017

There are many organisations helping people to transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

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Resources in other languages

Thursday 23 Nov 2017

The Health Translations Directory has recently published 13 new videos for consumers about navigating the Victorian health system.

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Subscribe to NDIS newsletter

Wednesday 01 Nov 2017

From 1 April 2018, the NDIS scheme will be available for people with disability in our local area.

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Come to Carer Hubs in Hampton and Cardinia

Tuesday 08 Aug 2017

During 2017 consider joining with other carers who are supporting a person with emotional distresses, a mental illness, autism or other disability.

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