We are continually gathering stories from working carers. These stories provide an insight into the experiences of other working carers and provide a source of inspiration and support for us all.

Here is our list of working carer stories. We will continue to add more stories as they become available so keep checking this page.

An only child, Ellen cares for her parents

Like many daughters, Ellen has stepped into the role of caring for her elderly parents.

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Elliot returned to work after 7 years

Elliot has returned to work in the real estate industry after a break of more than seven years.

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Maria and Rudolph are carers in their ‘golden years’

Maria and Rudolph and their three children came to Australia from Croatia nearly 40 years ago.

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Keira spent her youth caring

When Keira thinks about all of the years she has spent caring for her dad, she gets sad and angry.

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42 years of caring and still going strong

Josie’s son was a beautiful, smart, active and energetic seven-year-old before a car accident caused him a catastrophic brain injury.

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