Carers Australia is the national peak body representing Australia’s carers, advocating on behalf of Australia’s carers to influence policies and services at a national level. It works collaboratively with partners and its member organisations, the Network of state and territory Carers Associations, to deliver a range of essential national carer services.
Carers Queensland is the peak body representing and advocating on behalf of carers throughout Queensland. They work collaboratively with the Carers Associations in each state and territory and our partners to influence the development of policies and essential services at a state level. Their core work includes: •representing the voice of carers •raising awareness of carers and caring in our communities •research, policy development and effective advocacy •providing quality services and programs to support the needs of carers and the people they care for
Dementia Collaborative Research Centre
The DCRCs priority is meaningful dementia research: the evidence platform for good practice and best policy for a healthy Australia. This website showcases DCRC projects, and links to dementia resources; for any person interested in, or affected by, dementia.
Global Community Resourcing
Our Vision To become a global market leader in resourcing the community services sector Our Mission To build community capacity through empowerment, knowledge transfer, skills enhancement and research and development Our Values:
•Providing high quality products and services
•Building community capacity
•Ensuring effective governance •Acting with honesty and integrity
•Providing a high standard of leadership and management
•Fostering a culture of continuous process improvement
•Customer-focused business development
Queensland Government Innovative Living Arrangements Website
The Queensland Government have established an ‘Innovative Living Arrangements’ section on their website which includes information on:
The Department of Communities, Child Safety & Disability Services Website
The Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services works to make our state great by strengthening connections between individuals, families and communities. We strive for improved well-being, safety and participation of Queenslanders by providing and investing in quality human services.
The NDIS Website
The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is an independent statutory agency whose role is to implement the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), which will support a better life for hundreds of thousands of Australians with a significant and permanent disability and their families and carers.