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Financial planner Rosie Bouton breaks down everything you need to know about the different forms of financial assistance available to...
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Everything you need to know about Australia’s palliative care system

A guide for carers navigating Australia’s palliative care system and end-of-life decisions When the time comes that the person in...
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Stubborn seniors: 10 ways to navigate communicating with strong-willed loved ones

Effective strategies for communicating with elderly loved ones Even with thorough family planning, implementing a care plan for seniors can...
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Melbourne expo wrap-up

On the 10th & 11th of February, Australian Carers Guide was thrilled to take part in the ACCPA Care and...
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Care for carers by Jean Kittson

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Maggie Beer’s Date Scones

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Harmony Week 2024 – Everyone Belongs

This Harmony Week, the Australian Carers Guide would like to acknowledge and celebrate the diversity of carers from all different...
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Maggie Beer’s Prawn and Sesame Toast

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Handy home hacks for carers

Streamline caring with these our tips for dedicated carers Caring for a loved one at home can be a rewarding...
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Try ‘Mind Wandering’ – It’s a No-Brainer

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Support at Home program Q&A session

The Australian Government are implementing the Support at Home program in response to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and...
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New Research: The Quiet Toll of Unpaid Caring

A study by Perth-based home and support provider The CareSide has highlighted the ongoing burden being carried by unpaid carers...
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Keeping a dementia journal can make caregiving easier, here’s what to track

Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia can feel like riding a rollercoaster. When symptoms and problems seem random and uncontrollable, caregiving becomes...
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Chair yoga poses for seniors

Chair yoga offers numerous benefits for individuals of all ages and fitness levels. It promotes flexibility, strength, and improved posture,...
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Unlock healthcare benefits with MyMedicare

In 2023, the Australian Government launched MyMedicare a new voluntary patient registration model that formalises the relationship between patients, their...
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Double wave COVID-19 outbreak impacting our most vulnerable citizens

With a new double wave of COVID-19 infections sweeping across Victoria and New South Wales, there has been a concerning...
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