What's On for Women

What's on for Women - includes details on courses, information sessions, support groups, training, programs, workshops and activities in the ACT and region.

Caring for Carers Third Progress Report

This is the third and final report on the implementation of the Caring for Carers in the ACT - A Plan for Action 2004-07. The report outlines the initiatives undertaken against the actions for the period 1 July 2006 to 31 December 2007 completing the life of the plan.

While all actions have been completed there are some initiatives that will continue to have an impact on the lives of carers as they are sustainable and/or have long term funding attached to them. The reporting on those initiatives will be included in the new model developed to implement the principles of the Caring for Carers Policy.

It reports progress made during 2006-07 and provides an overview of the key initiatives that are being undertaken across the ACT Government. This Report builds and extends the work that progressed the actions from the First and Second Progress Reports.

Third and Final Progress Report [PDF 242KB] [RTF 901KB]

Caring for Carers Review of the Action Plan

The Action Plan also commits to reviewing the plan. The Allen Consulting Group were engaged by the Directorate to conduct a review on the Action Plan. The final report is entitled Caring for Cares Review and Future Model.

Caring for Carers Government Response to the Review of the Action Plan

The ACT Government has provided a response to the recommendations of the review, Caring for Cares Review and Future Model, of the Action Plan.

ACT Government Response [PDF 71KB] [RTF 700KB]

Frequently Asked Questions

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