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...
A new disability housing options Sub Group established by the Gippsland Carers Association (GCA) was formed recently. The aim of...
Carer Mentor -Melissa, makes a difference for Carers, thanks to RE Ross Trust Over the past three months the Little Red...

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Latest News

Gippsland carers face cuts to local carer support services with no admin funding help from current government
Funding for 500-900 New Properties Every Year with NDIS. Today the NDIA released the next step in the NDIS housing journey – a Position Paper on Draft Pricing and...
Gippsland carers say thank you to AGL-Loy Yang Power, Lend Lease, Paul Terranova and power workers for their generosity.
Disability support groups say the low funding rate for providing care threaten the success of the NDIS, claiming the $41 hourly rate on offer will barely cover costs and result...

Help for Carers

Gippsland Carers - for Information, Links to Services, Peer Support and Advocacy                                                               
Gippsland Carers are now located at CoAbility - 7-9 Seymour Street, Traralgon. 

Office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 2pm - Phone: 0474 162 786. 

CoAbility is wheelchair accessible. No appointment necessary, pop in for a chat or a cuppa.

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

 We aim to grow Carer Support Groups for Gippsland soon. Our new Carers Place has space for meetings- To find out how you can join in Click Here                                    

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