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Taskforce on Care Costs

Owning Institution:

Where to now? Taskforce on care costs final report

The final report of the TOCC is intended to assist in finding the best solution to Australia's work/cost of care challenge. Based on economic modelling and the TOCC's own surveys the taskforce makes 10 key findings.

Where are we now? Taskforce on care costs interim report

Most Australians will be carers at some stage in their lives. Research by Juliet Bourke clearly demonstrates that the financial cost of care affects carers’ employment decisions. In particular, when the cost is perceived to be 'too high' carers are forced to leave the paid...