Carer

App to assist people to create a community of care around a person at the end of life.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byPublic or private practitioners

Information for carers to help prevent back injuries.

Location
  • ACT
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  • SA
  • TAS
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  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byDepartment of Veterans' Affairs

An App designed to assist in finding services.

Location
  • ACT
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  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypePrivate company or practice
Operated byOne Community

A supplementary payment available for carers who provide additional daily care and attention for someone with a disability or medical condition, or who is frail aged.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byDepartment of Human Services - Centrelink

Carer Gateway is a national online and phone service that provides practical information and resources to support carers.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byCarer Gateway

Income support payment for someone who personally provides constant care in the home of a person with a severe disability, illness, or who is frail aged.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byDepartment of Human Services - Centrelink

Carer Peer Connect provides opportunities for carers in New South Wales to be linked with each other where they can receive and provide peer support.

Location
  • NSW
TypeGovernment - NSW
Operated byCarers NSW

An annual lump-sum payment to assist carers with the costs of caring.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byDepartment of Human Services - Centrelink

A guide to end of life caring.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byCentre for Palliative Care

Information service staffed by experienced Carer Support Officers who offer emotional support, referrals, and distribute carer specific resources and information to carers, service providers and community members.

Location
  • ACT
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byCarers ACT

Fact sheets about a wide range of topics of interest to carers including back care and safe lifting practices, benefits and entitlements, benefits of counselling carer support groups and respite care options available in multiple community languages.

Location
  • ACT
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byCarers ACT

Information service staffed by experienced Carer Support Officers who offer emotional support, referrals, and distribute carer specific resources and information to carers, service providers and community members.

Location
  • NSW
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byCarers NSW

Fact sheets about a wide range of topics of interest to carers including back care and safe lifting practices, benefits and entitlements, benefits of counselling carer support groups and respite care options available in multiple community languages.

Location
  • NSW
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byCarers NSW

Education and advocacy promoting health policy and health services for all people with chronic illnesses.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
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  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byChronic Illness Alliance

Funding for people aged under 65 who have significant personal support needs which require a high level of personal care support in their everyday life.

Location
  • NSW
TypeGovernment - NSW
Operated byFamily and Community Services, Department of Ageing, Di...

Emergency and short-term crisis respite may be available if you are unexpectedly unable to continue to care for someone.

Location
  • ACT
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  • WA
  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byCommonwealth and Respite Carelink Centres

The general practitioner (GP) is a doctor providing general medical care and some care coordination.

Location
  • ACT
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  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byAustralia Government

Online resource for people aged 65 years and over and their families, providing information and resources about aged care and how best to prepare for choosing providers and determining care needs.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
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  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byCouncil on the Ageing NSW

Information, education and advice about services and products for people with disability, older people, their families, carers, other supporters and the general community.

Location
  • NSW
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byIDEAS NSW Inc

Consultant, counsellor and celebrant services for people living with a life limiting illness, their families and carers.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypePrivate company or practice
Operated byLife Rites