This category contains links which provide information on National Respite for Carers Program, Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centres and various studies on carers.
Changes in Caring Roles and Employment in Mid-Life: Findings from the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health (ALSWH), July 2007 A report examining the changing roles of carers, their health and employment status and health service use.
- Effective Caring: a synthesis of the international evidence on carer needs and interventions - Volume 1
Effective Caring: Aims to identify the needs of carers including the factors that sustain carers in their caring role, identify interventions and to develop a research agenda.
- National Respite for Carers Access to Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centres 2009-10
Refer to RoGS 2011 Chapter 13 Table 13A.62 on the Productivity Commission's Report on Government Services 2011 page.
For further information please see the Caring for Someone page.