New family carers’ survey

The Centre for Civil Society, a nation-wide organisation for the empowerment of ordinary people, has launched a family carers’ survey

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Tell the government about disability reform

Last year the Rudd Government announced the start of what could become a once-in-a-generation chance to change the way we provide disability support in Australia.


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National Carer Recognition Bill tabled

In March the federal government tabled the National Carer Recognition Bill, giving carers the recognition they deserve.


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Bill Shorten on the NDIS

The Parliamentary Secretary of Disability and Children's Services discusses the inquiry into the National Disability Insurance Scheme


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Project aims to keep older people independent

An innovative program to assist older people to live independently in their homes is about to  get under way in the Clarence Valley

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