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Faces of Cara – Meet Monish

Faces of Cara – Meet Monish

A GP of 15 years in his home country of India, Monish made the transition in to working in disability when he moved to Australia.It’s a career path that continues to bring a smile to his face every day.Monish says that he was driven by a desire to help...

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Home and away with Cara

Home and away with Cara

Are you a person with disability looking for a support provider to empower you to be more independent in your own home? Or, maybe you’re looking for a place for a short stay away from your regular home? Cara can help!Cara is a leading provider of Supported Independent...

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Introducing the Cara Intake and Growth Team

Introducing the Cara Intake and Growth Team

There’s a famous saying “you never get a second chance to make a first impression”. First impressions are important to us at Cara. That’s why we have introduced a new Customer Intake and Growth Team - to make sure that everyone who comes to Cara looking for...

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October 2022 NDIS Updates from Cara Connect

October 2022 NDIS Updates from Cara Connect

The Cara Connect Team plays an important role as ‘The Connector’ between the Cara head office, our support staff, customers and decision-makers.This knowledgeable team owns a collection of responsibilities, ranging from managing customer funding and billing, to...

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Ashley has the right tools for the job

Ashley has the right tools for the job

Men’s Shed: A community-based, non-profit, non-commercial organisation that is accessible to all men and whose primary activity is the provision of a safe and friendly environment where men are able to work on meaningful projects.[1] When the amputation of several...

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Living in Lucy’s Neighbourhood

Living in Lucy’s Neighbourhood

Recently we introduced you to Neighbourhoods, Cara’s new service model that groups our Supported Independent Living, Short-Term Accommodation and Home & Community Support services in to Neighbourhoods.The Neighbourhoods structure is a significant improvement to...

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Farewell Liz Cohen

Farewell Liz Cohen

I have formally advised the Cara Board of my intention to step down as Chief Executive after more than seven years in the role. I joined Cara in 2015, right on the cusp of Cara’s transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme. I have led Cara’s transformation...

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Interim Chief Executive Appointment

Interim Chief Executive Appointment

The Cara Board of Directors would like to recognise and thank Liz Cohen for her leadership over seven years at Cara.Liz has made a significant contribution towards shaping Cara in to the organisation that it is today. Liz will be returning to New South Wales to be...

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