Gippsland Carers Association

Caring for Carers

Our vision is to improve the quality of life of Family Carers who provide care for Australians with disabilities & frailty - Care valued at over $40.9 billion per year    Read more  

EVENTS

The meetings for the Housing Accommodation Subgroup will be held on a date to be fixed. Meetings are held...
Carer Support Groups are now running in both Morwell and Warragul.
A new disability housing options Sub Group established by the Gippsland Carers Association (GCA) was formed recently. The aim of...

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Latest News

A woman who cares for her 23-year-old son is pinning her hopes on the National Disability Insurance Scheme, hoping it will better support her son and her family.
The NDIS is coming to Gippsland in 2017. To help carers and their families to get first hand information from services we are holding a Carers week forum 20th October...
Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester has announced Federal Government funding for 72 volunteer groups across Gippsland, totalling $250,000. The groups include Gippsland Carers Association.
Gippsland carers face cuts to local carer support services with no admin funding help from current government...

Help for Carers

Gippsland Carers-for Information, Links to Services, Peer Support and Advocacy                                                               
Carers Place, 185 Commercial Rd, Morwell, is open every Tues/Wed/Thurs from 9.30am-4.00pm.  No appointment necessary.      

Call us: 03 5133 3343

We offer peer Carer Support by Phone any time or complete your details on the Contact Us  menu and we will call or contact you.

Go to Help for Carers Here for other helpful contact information

A New Carer Support Group for Gippsland has now Commenced- To find out how you can join in Click Here                                    

 'Watch this space for more exciting news about growing our help for Carers.'