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  1. Carer rights and recognition

    12 Dec 2017

    Respect, consideration, recognition and support are some of the principles that guide how government departments, local councils and government-funded services work with carers and people who are...

  2. Caring for someone with mental illness

    12 Dec 2017

    Being a carer for someone with a mental illness can be emotionally and physically demanding, but it can also be a rewarding experience...

  3. Victorian Supercare Pharmacies

    Supercare Pharmacies will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide after hours service...

  4. Hospital discharge information for family and carers

    28 Nov 2017

    Family, friends and carers can provide both practical and emotional support to a person who has experienced a major trauma and is about to leave hospital...

  5. Carer services - home help and support

    27 Nov 2017

    As circumstances change it is important to continually assess what services and home assistance will be most helpful...

  6. Carers from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds

    27 Nov 2017

    Care in culturally and linguistically diverse communities may be supported by extended family networks...

  7. Financial support for carers

    27 Nov 2017

    The Australian and Victorian Governments offer a number of carer support services to people who provide care to someone with a disability or mental illness, with a medical condition, after an illness...

  8. Emergency or crisis support for carers

    27 Nov 2017

    An emergency care plan is a set of instructions about caring for someone in the event that you are not able to...

  9. Informed consent for medical treatment

    27 Nov 2017

    Informed consent means having enough information about a medical procedure to decide whether to have it done...

  10. Confidentiality and privacy in healthcare

    27 Nov 2017

    There are laws that set out how healthcare professionals can collect and store your health information and when they are allowed to share it...