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Carers WA

Contact Details

255 Walcott Street
North Perth WA 6006
Phone: 1300 227 377
Fax: (08) 9228 7488

Overview of Training Services

Carers WA have developed a range of workshops for service providers focused on how to work more effectively with family carers.

These workshops have been tailored around Good Practice principles sourced from around the world and within Australia based on practical information for participants to implement back in their workplaces.

Packages and Programs Delivered

Carers WA will also tailor education and training programmes to meet the needs of your organisation�s specific requirements involving your expertise.

The following programmes have been developed and are conducted for government, HACC-funded and other organisations who work closely with carers:

  • Carers Recognition Act 2004
  • Identifying Carers & Their Issues
  • Assessing Carers & Their Needs
  • Creative Approaches to Being Carer Friendly
  • Understanding Loss & Grief in the Caring Role

Workshops around the Carer Recognition Act 2004 can also be tailored to organisations affected by this Legislation (All Health Department and Disability Services Commission funded organisations).

National Disability Services - WA