Want to travel interstate, represent WA on behalf of young carers and meet some wonderful new friends from all over Australia? If this sounds like you, then apply to become Western Australia's ANYCAT (Australian National Young Carer Action Team) representative for 2013!
ANYCAT is a team of Young Carer representatives from around Australia who have the opportunity to advise Carers Australia and Carers Associations on the delivery of the Young Carer Program and Young Carers needs.
The main aims of ANYCAT are:
- To bring together young carers to facilitate greater understanding of their issues to inform Carers Australia's policy agenda;
- Create opportunities to advocate on behalf of young carers; and
- Actively campaign for greater recognition and support for young carers.
It will also give you the opportunity to learn some amazing new skills, meet new friends, make a difference and HAVE FUN!
If you are aged between 13 and 22yrs and interested in becoming the ANYCAT Representative for 2013-2016, please email [email protected] or call 1300 CARERS (1300 227 377).