24 December, 2021

Increase in Carer Allowance from 1 January 2022

Carer Allowance will increase from 1 January 2022 by $4.60 to $136.50 per fortnight. To find out more about accessing the Carer Allowance or other payments. So visit the Carers Australia site and Services… Read More
24 December, 2021

‘My NDIS’ Mobile App now available

The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) has launched the ‘my NDIS app’ for self-managing National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants. Participants, nominees and child representatives who self-manage their NDIS plan can use the app to view… Read More
16 December, 2021

Young Carer Network

Caring for another person at a young age is a highly rewarding experience, allowing young carers to gain skills and form meaningful relationships. However, it can have a detrimental impact on a young person’s… Read More
16 December, 2021

Peer Support

Are you a carer and would like to be able to talk to other carers in similar situations? Carers NT run In Person Peer Support Groups in Darwin, Humpty Doo & Alice Springs. A… Read More
16 December, 2021

Welcome to our first electronic CONNECT newsletter

A Message from Steve Vitone CEO Keeping in touch is very important, it can help you deal with stresses in life. Having close connections can make you feel included and cared for. Here at… Read More
9 December, 2021

Looking after your wellbeing during Christmas Season

The festive season can be a fun and exciting time for most of us, however sometimes it can be stressful, busy and can bring about feelings of isolation and sadness…    During these times remember… Read More
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