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  

News & events

2018 NDIS disability housing challenge will carers remain major accommodation providers!

The roll-out if the NDIS in Gippsland is a few short months away. Gippsland carers want all caring families to take advantage of the forums being offered now to learn about planning. We are holding a Forum on Tuesday 16th May ay kernot Hall, Morwell with an NDIA Team led by Sasha James Victoria East and her team.

Honoured for efforts on behalf of Carers 

 Gippsland Carers Association President, Jean Tops, was recently recognised for her unrelenting work championing the plight of unpaid carers.

 Nominated by the Hazelwood Rotary Club for Rotary International’s Shine On Recognition Award’, Federal Health and Sport, Minister Greg Hunt presented Mrs Tops with her award.

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. 

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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.'