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Calm through Change - Carers SA

From April 2020, under the Government’s new carer support model, Carers SA will now be the main provider of services for South Australia’s 250,000 unpaid carers. This means Carers SA is your first port of call to provide clarity and calm during this transition.

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Family and carer support | Disability Gateway

Information and services to help people with disability, their family, friends and carers, to find the support they need in Australia

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Caring, Working & Finances - Carers Tasmania

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Carer Gateway | Carers Australia

Carer Gateway The Australian Government has introduced a Carer Gateway website and call centre as an entry point for carers to access practical information and advice, online supports, and services in their local area

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NDIS and Carers | Carers Australia

NDIS and Carers What’s on this page What is the NDIS? Access to the NDIS Pre-Planning Managing the Plan Using the Plan Plan Nominees and Child Representatives NDIS Frequently Asked Questions What is the NDIS? The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is how the Australian Government funds the costs associated with having a permanent and significant disability

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NDIS support coordination | Carers NSW

Carers NSW is a registered NDIS provider of Support Coordination.

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NDIS Support Coordination - Carers ACT

NDIS support coordination Carers ACT

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Partners & Carers

Parents, families, partners, and friends play a big part in helping their loved ones through the transition into parenthood. Here's what you need to know.

Read more on Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Australia (PANDA) website

COVID-19 Resources for Carers - CarerHelp

COVID-19 coronavirus resources and pointers for carers of persons at the end of life from CarerHelp.

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Grandparent carers: benefits & challenges | Raising Children Network

Being a grandparent carer has many benefits – but it’s challenging too. Support from family, friends and professionals helps you care for grandchildren.

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