Last Updated: August 8, 2023By

In a media release today, Carers Tasmania, the state’s peak body for unpaid family and friend carers, has found that the 2022-2023 State Budget is a mixed bag with little direct support for carers.

“Whist Tasmania’s 80,000 family and friend carers will soon be recognised by legislation, they continue to be left out of meaningful support through the Budget,” said Carers Tasmania’s CEO David Brennan.

Read the full media release below –