This is an Association for the Carers of Australia. Each state has a separate website.
Carers Association of Australia
Carers Association of Canberra
Carers Association of New South Wales
Carers Association of Queensland
Carers Association of South Australia
Carers Association of Tasmania
Children of Parents with a Mental Illness National Initiative
In 1999, the Australian Infant, Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health Association Ltd (AICAFMHA) undertook a national scoping project to identify the services available and future plans for services for children of parents with a mental illness. This site is your gateway to the project, it's activities and products.
National Network of Adult and Adolescent Children Who Have a Mentally Ill Parent/S (NNAAMI)
A personal site of people who have experienced growing up with parents who have mental illnesses. NNAAMI was established to provide assistance for one another via self-help support, discussion and counselling groups.
Young Carers - NSW
The Young Carers Project at Carers NSW provides services for young people, 25 years or under, who help care for a family member or friend who has an illness, disability, drug or alcohol or mental health issue. Visit their interactive website to read young carer stories, post questions to the project workers and read frequently asked questions.