During the COVID-19 health pandemic, Carers SA is fully committed to supporting South Australian carers (click here to learn more). If you need assistance during this time, please call us on 1800 422 737

Resources

  • SA State Election 2018 – Carer letter to local candidates – Template

    A letter template for carers to fill out with their issues and concerns and send to their local candidates in the 2018 state election.

  • Young Carer letter template for the State Election

    A form for young carers to fill out and send back to Carers SA with the purpose that it will be included in the 2018 State Election Strategy for carers in South Australia.

  • An Extra Degree of Difficulty: Older LGBTI carers (2015)

    Carers Victoria took part in a national research project exploring the experiences and needs of older LGBTI carers and the carers of older LGBTI Australians. The project was led by the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society at La Trobe University, Val's Café Inclusive Practice Network and Carers Australia and provides information and practical strategies around supporting LGBTI carers. Findings and stories from this research have been included in An Extra Degree of Difficulty evidence based resource.

  • Emergency Care Plan

    The Australian government Emergency Care Plan allows you lists contact details of the people who have agreed to give emergency support to the person you care for. It also includes instructions on the type of care they may need to provide.