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 info@carersouth.org.au.


Film project seeks Hindi-speaking carers to raise dementia awareness

Monday 30 Jul 2018

The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) is looking for Hindi-speaking carers who care for a person with dementia to participate in a film project in partnership with Curtin University.

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Free film screening: 'On Richard's Side' - 9 August 2018

Monday 30 Jul 2018

Filmed over three decades, On Richard's Side charts the life-story of Richard, a young man with a complex disability since birth.

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Prevention of elder abuse - Greek language session

Monday 23 Jul 2018

PRONIA in collaboration with Family Mediation Centre and supported by City of Monash has organised an information session on financial planning, Powers of attorney, assets and inheritance issues and other topics regarding elderly and their carers/families

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Discovery College term three timetable

Monday 23 Jul 2018

The Term 3 Discovery College timetable is now available. Courses will run across four sites and in some new community spaces.

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Peninsula Dementia Action Group Forum - 19 September 2018

Tuesday 10 Jul 2018

The Peninsula Dementia Action Group invites carers to attend a free Public Information Forum.

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