Carers Association of Tasmania

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, and quarterly carers' newsletters.

Carers can join one of the 20 available carer support groups state wide, 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 free call 1800 242 636.

Carer Education and training is also available with information and education sessions on a variety of topics including, self care, carer’s health, identifying community services, relationship sessions, 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 1800 242 636.

Or for more information contact

Southern Office

64 Burnett Street, North Hobart

Phone: (03) 6231 5507 (Disabled access available on prior request)


Northern Office

Shop 8/216 Charles Street, Launceston

Phone: (03) 6334 9917 (Disabled access available)


Northwest Office

5/15 Wilmot Street, Burnie

Phone: (03) 6432 1170 (No disabled access)

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

More Information

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