12 October, 2021

National Carer Wellbeing Survey – Support for Unpaid Carers

 MEDIA RELEASE   12 October 2021  The importance of having access to support for unpaid carers is clear  Recent outcomes from a survey conducted by Carers Australia and the University of Canberra has identified that… Read More
10 October, 2021

Celebrating Carers during National Carers Week 2021

National Carers Week 2021 is a time to recognise and celebrate Australia’s unpaid carers who provide care and support to a family member or friend. This year’s theme is Millions of Reasons to Care,… Read More
16 August, 2021

COVID-19 Lockdown Greater Darwin and Katherine

16 August 2021 Carers NT wish to advise that inline with the NT Government COVID-19 Lockdown restrictions for the Darwin, Palmerston & Litchfield shire areas, our offices at Harry’s place, Humpty Doo and Katherine… Read More
5 July, 2021

COVID-19 Update – Lockdown ends, Restrictions until Friday 9th July

Update – COVID19 Lockdown As you may be aware by now, the lockdown has been lifted in the Greater Darwin Region and Alice Springs. Well done to everyone for following direction which has resulted… Read More
28 June, 2021

COVID-19 Greater Darwin and Alice Springs Lockdown

Update Tuesday 29 June 2021: Alice Springs Office update The NT Government have advised that Alice Springs is now in a 72 hour lockdown period. Our Alice Springs office has closed in regards to… Read More
3 April, 2021

Synapse seeks meeting over NDIS legislation leak

Worrying revelations in last week’s leaked draft of amends to NDIS legislation Read More
19 March, 2021

Additional investment in respite services for older Australians from diverse backgrounds welcomed

Carers Australia has welcomed the Government’s $9.6 million investment into tailored respite care for culturally and linguistically diverse seniors. Read More
20 January, 2021

Carers – 20 January 2021 – Carers Australia calls for greater support for carers

Carers Australia calls for greater support for carers within community services as satisfaction decreases Read More
18 October, 2020

Young Carers – Our role to assist you in yours

Young Carers making a positive difference in the lives of the Top End Carers and their families. Read More
14 October, 2020

Poor sleep health of unpaid carers adversely affecting wellbeing

Bill Shorten and Emma McBride highlight the incredible and selfless job that Australia’s 2.65 million unpaid carers – of children with disability, of frail, elderly parents, of partners with chronic health problems – do for little or no reward or recognition. Read More
12 October, 2020

As Carers NT’s Sensory Garden nears completion – here are the benefits of the Dementia friendly Garden

Bill Shorten and Emma McBride highlight the incredible and selfless job that Australia’s 2.65 million unpaid carers – of children with disability, of frail, elderly parents, of partners with chronic health problems – do for little or no reward or recognition. Read More
12 October, 2020

Carers of people with dementia likely to experience similar discrimination

Bill Shorten and Emma McBride highlight the incredible and selfless job that Australia’s 2.65 million unpaid carers – of children with disability, of frail, elderly parents, of partners with chronic health problems – do for little or no reward or recognition. Read More