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Young Carers on SBS Insight Tuesday May 14 at 8:30pm

Young Carers on SBS Insight Tuesday May 14 at 8:30pm

SBS Insight is broadcasting a feature on YOUNG CARERS this week

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Teens who care for loved ones

Teens who care for loved ones

An article about three Young Carers who discuss their experiences of being a carer.

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New Young Carer Video!

New Young Carer Video!

Carers Australia has produced a young carer video, which highlights that while young carers have similar interests to their peers, they also have the added responsibility of a caring role.

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Carers Week 2012

Carers Week 2012

Carers Week is the annual awareness-raising week for Australia's 2.6 million carers - we want all Australians to know about carers!

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Care Aware

Care Aware

Care Aware is a national awareness raising campaign that aims to raise awareness, recognition, support and appreciation of the 2.6 million carers who provide unpaid care and support to family members and friends across Australia. Care Aware is an Australian Government Initiative.

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Black Dog Institute Writing Competition

Black Dog Institute Writing Competition

Carers Australia is pleased to support the Black Dog Institute Writing Competition 2012. This year the competition focuses on the powerful stories of mental health carers.

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CEO Sleepout a success!

CEO Sleepout a success!

Carers Australia CEO Ara Cresswell braved a winter's night under the stars!

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FESTofALL item on The Project

FESTofALL item on The Project

Channel Ten's The Project reports on young carers in promotion of FESTofALL - a series of events to bring young carers together on 24 June.

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Festofall - Young Carers Together

Festofall - Young Carers Together

FESTofALL is a series of events being held on 24 June 2012 to bring Australia’s young carers together.FESTofALL aims to support and recognise Australia’s 380,000 young carers aged between 5 and 25, who provide regular and sustained care and support to another person without payment.

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