Carers Corner is a quarterly newsletter that provides information not only specific for South East Sydney carers but also carer issues in general. The Carers Corner lists all of our upcoming events including support groups. It also provides information on other programs, services and events which may be beneficial for carers.
The newsletter is free and you can receive it via an email or in the post. To subscribe, please email or phone us on 9542 6292. Our groups and events are open for carers residing in South East Sydney Local Health District, which includes Sutherland Shire, St George and Eastern Suburbs.
Carer Support Service has unfortunately had to suspend face to face support groups due to COVID-19 restrictions. We are looking forward to resuming our group meetings as soon as it is safe and practicable to do so. We know carers value connecting with each other.
As from April 6, the Commonwealth Government's Carer Gateway is now operational, with The Benevolent Society being provider for Carer Gateway in our region - Central, Eastern and Northern Sydney areas. We encourage all carers to contact the Carer Gateway on 1800 422 737 for
The Ruby Ball fundraiser on June 21 was a fabulous success! Congratulations to our wonderful Ambassador Cheryl Koenig OAM who was the driving force behind this event, and whose 5th book In My Blood was launched on the night by Senator Kristina Keneally. Cheryl worked tirelessly