Advocacy and Awareness

We are passionate about spreading the word, raising awareness and breaking down barriers and stigma around Young Carers in Australia. Our advocacy and awareness campaigns help to achieve this.

Please find below our current and past awareness campaigns:

Tick the box

Encouraging Young Carers to identify with the role and acknowledge they are a Young Carer by “Ticking the Young Carer Box” on the 2016 ABS Census.

An open letter to our MP

Dear Hon. Christian Porter MP, In your attempt to reduce linear welfare expenditure, you’ve forgotten about the real positive financial, and non-financial, impact that young carers have in our community…