In releasing its state election document, ‘SA Carers Count: Key issues facing carers’, Carers SA is focusing its ‘asks’ on a set of proposals that will address gaps and improve the effectiveness of current services for carers.

Carers SA is urging candidates and future members of the South Australian parliament to commit to appropriate representation and support for the 245,000 carers in South Australia and their families by acknowledging their issues and adopting our key commitments to carers.

“Carers SA requests election candidates and Members of Parliament commit to actively support the strategies across the 5 key topical issues carers face: Carer Health and Wellbeing, Work and Care, Young Carers, Carers Online and Disability and Care”, Carers SA CEO, David Militz said today.

To read the full media release click here.