Are You a Family Carer?

Day-to-day, are you helping a family member or friend?

Do they have disability, mental ill health, chronic or life limiting condition, alcohol or other drug dependence, or are they frail and aged?

Do you regularly do their shopping, and housework or help them take their medication, or get to hospital appointments and more?

If this sounds like you, you are a carer and Carers Tasmania is here for YOU.

Who Are You Caring For?

  • Someone who is
    an Older Person

    Tasmania has a rapidly ageing population, and many people look after older or frail family members. If you find yourself in this situation, Carers Tasmania can help you.

    Explore your options
  • Someone with

    If you are caring for someone with disability, Carers Tasmania has support programs available to you.

    Support is available
  • Someone With An
    Ongoing Illness

    Caring for someone with a chronic or terminal illness can be challenging and emotionally draining due to the uncertainty of the situation. Let us help you.

    How can we help?
  • Someone With
    Mental Ill health

    Supporting a person with a condition that affects their mood, thinking and behaviour can be difficult and confusing. You can turn to us.

    Let us help you
  • Someone who has an alcohol or other drug dependence

Young Carers

If you are a young carer under 25, we can support you. We are trained to understand your needs and those of your family. We know it’s hard for you to balance being a carer with study, work and having a social life too.  Get in touch today and chat about how we can help.

If you would like to know more or want to chat about support, please get in touch.

Contact us
1800 422 737

9am – 5pm weekdays (or leave a callback message) or use our contact form:

Contact Carers Tasmania