Carers Week is a national awareness raising week held annually in the third week of October. Carers Week 2019 will be held from Sunday 13th to Saturday 19th October.
Carers Australia and Carers Associations invite all Australians to be part of Carers Week. Carers Week is Australia’s annual celebration of carers and is held annually in the third week of October. Carers Week aims to raise awareness of carers, the caring role and relationships, and carer supports and services.
Many great events will be conducted across the nation during Carers Week, including morning teas, launches, exhibitions, seminars and media talkback.
Carers Week Activity Grants
Carers WA offers grants for care-related organisations and carer support groups to host their own event for carers during Carers Week. Applications for Carers Week Activity Grants for 2019 are now closed.
For more information about the Carers Week Activity Grants visit the webpage.
Carers Week Events
During Carers Week, Carers WA along with a range of care-related organisations and support groups host a variety of events throughout the state.
To view Carers WA's Carers Week events click here.
Carers Week Promotional Material
To request promotional material for Carers Week 2019 please contact the Carers WA Marketing Team on 1300 CARERS (1300 227 377) or email email@example.com
Carers Week 2019 TV Commercial
- Moana Hope National Carers Week TV CSA (opens in Carers Australia YouTube channel)
Carers Week 2019 Posters
- Moana Hope National Carers Week Posters (opens in Carers Week website)
- Carers Week Promotion and Information Pack (2018 version currently available, 2019 version to come)
Carers WA welcome your involvement in National Carers Week 2019. Organisations who wish to partner with Carers WA to reach a targeted audience and participate in a campaign that will bring together a range of stakeholders within the caring community are welcome to view our range of sponsorship options:
Scitech Family Evening
Photo Booth and Entertainment Sponsor
Carer Wellbeing Day
Wellness Room Sponsor
Silent Disco Sponsor
Thank you to the following organisations who have made generous donations towards 2019 Carers Week events.
- Captain Cook Cruises
- Event Cinemas Innaloo
- Fremantle Prison
- Swan Valley Cuddly Animal Farm
- Table of Plenty