Carer support

Caring for those caring for older people by providing practical help, support and advice, including much-needed breaks and activities to help you stay socially connected.

To ensure you can continue your vital caring role, we provide carers with opportunities to take a break to rest and re-energise. We also provide you with social and recreational opportunities so you can connect with others and learn useful skills as well as support such as domestic help, personal care and transport assistance when you are unable to perform your caring role. Additionally, we offer respite so you can take a short break and recharge.

Carer support services

Home or community respite

We can spend time with the person you are caring in their own home or out and about in the community to help them connect with others, learn new things and have fun in a one-on-one or group setting doing an activity of their choice.

Overnight respite

One of our qualified and caring workers can provide care overnight in the home of the person being cared for.

Residential respite

We can arrange for residential respite in a residential care home.

Our Time

A monthly group that brings together adult carers of people who are aged over 18 and experiencing mental illness.

Dementia workshop

Delivered by a registered psychologist, this workshop for carers explores how dementia impacts thinking, emotions and behaviour.

Mates Breaks

Monthly social events that connect and support male carers of adults.

Mindfulness Mondays

Mindfulness practice enables us to develop a more flexible and adaptive response to stressĀ and improve our psychological wellbeing.

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Lunch clubs

Join other carers for a monthly lunch with information, guest speakers and activities.

Domestic assistance

When you are not able to, let us assist you with domestic tasks, personal care and transport assistance.

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Financial counselling

Our financial counselling service is free, confidential and non-judgmental and available to anyone experiencing financial difficulty to help them stop worrying about bills and be in control of their money.

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