True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca



"Love is the only thing you get more of by giving away"


Tom Wilson



Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.

Jim Rohn



What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life

Leo Buscaglia

Young Carer Bursary Program


Applications for 2016 bursaries will be open for 6 weeks opening on Tuesday 18 August and closing on Monday 28 September 2015





Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.

C. S. Lewis

Carers NT Gala Dinner

A Black Tie Event, Live Music and Entertainment featuring the Chantoozies, Auctions and Raffles

Date: 26 September 2015 - Time: 6:30 pm till midnight

Where: Exhibition Hall 1 - Darwin Convention Centre




Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.




A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself

Jim Morrison



You know it's love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you're not part of their happiness

Julia Roberts



The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts; therefore guard accordingly.

Marcus Aurelius




Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr



Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.

Dalai Lama



We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us

Joseph Campbell



"Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend"

Albert Camus



“Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.” 

John Lennon




An effort made for the happiness of others lifts above ourselves

Lydia M. Child


Young Carer Bursary Program  apply now

Go to bursaries.youngcarers.net.au to find out more and apply online

or just ring 1800 756 238




The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller


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2015 is a year of change and we are here to support familiy carers, contact us today to register. 

A family carer provides unpaid care and support to a family member or friend who has a disability, a mental illness, a chronic condition, a terminal illness, or who is frail aged?

We provide a range of services to family carers for further information contact us on 1800 242 636 or if you are not in the Northern territory please ring 08 89 444 888


Important links

Young Carer Bursaries

Carers Week 2015

My Aged Care
National Carer Awards






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