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Caring for carers

If you have caring responsibilities for a family member or friend, you can access free support from Carer Gateway. Carers might be supporting someone with disability, a medical condition or a mental health condition, or someone who is becoming more frail as they age. Carers can be anyone – a parent, child, sibling, partner or friend.

An Australian Government initiative, Carer Gateway offers services including:

  • In-person and online peer support groups
  • Tailored support packages, including planned respite and transport services
  • In-person and phone counselling
  • Self-guided coaching
  • Online skills courses; and
  • Access to emergency respite if you are injured or become ill.

If you have different communication needs, Carer Gateway is accessible in a variety of forms, including:

For more information phone 1800 422 737 or go to www.carergateway.gov.au.

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