News & events

You can read about general news and events for carers below.

We also collect and publish lots more information for carers of people with mental illness here and carers of a child or an adult with a disability here.

If you'd like to tell us about your news or events for carers, please email us at

NDIS Snapshots for Carers

Thursday 06 Dec 2018

The NDIS Snapshots for Carers Series has been designed to make it easy for busy carers to get up to speed on everything they need to know about the NDIS.

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Christmas Disco Night - Pakenham

Tuesday 04 Dec 2018

Come along for an all-abilities Christmas Disco at the Pakenham Dance Studio.

Date: Saturday 15 December

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Information session: One Communities Project (Mornington), 4 December 2018

Thursday 22 Nov 2018

The Peninsula Social Club invites you to attend an information session on Tuesday 4 December about the One Communities Project.

The project aims to end social isolation and loneliness in Frankston and the Mornington Peninsula and help people living with dementia and their family carers to have more opportunities to participate in their local community.

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Expressions of interest - Carer Coaching and In Person Peer Support Grassroots group

Monday 29 Oct 2018

Wellways Australia is looking for carers to be part of a Grassroots Group to consult on a new coaching and peer support service for carers as part of a new Australian Government initiative.

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Advance Care Planning Information Session, 15 November - Caulfield Hospital

Wednesday 24 Oct 2018

The Advance Care Planning team at Caulfield Hospital are hosting an Advance Care Planning information session on Thursday 15 November.

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