Carers Association of Tasmania and Commonwealth Carer Resource Centre

Carers Tasmania is a statewide information and support service for unpaid carers of people who provide support to children or adults who have a disability, mental illness, chronic condition or who are frail aged.

We provide carers with information and referrals about local health and community support services, free Carers' Information Packages, carer case management, and quarterly carers' newsletters.

Carers can join one of the 20 available carer support groups statewide, to carer support in their local community.

We also provide carers, emotional support and professional counselling services. To access face to face counselling or telephone counselling contact freecall 1800 242 636.

Carer Education and training is also available with information and education sessions on a variety of topics including, self care, carers health, identifying community services, relationship sessions, carer support group facilitator training and other sessions for both carers and service providers.

How to contact us or make a booking

To access face to face counselling or telephone counselling contact freecall 1800 242 636.

or for more information contact
Southern Office
64 Burnett Street, North Hobart
Phone: (03) 6231 5507

Northern Office
Shop 8/216 Charles Street, Launceston
Phone: (03) 6334 9917

Service Eligibility

Providing support and information to carers of people who are frail or at risk aged people and younger people with disabilities.

Administrative Phone Number

(03) 6231 5507 / 03) 6334 9917