Carer Gateway provides new support services in person, online and over the phone for carers. New services include carer support planning, counselling, peer support, carer directed support packages and respite, including emergency respite. These services are free to access for anyone caring for a friend or family member who is living with a disability, long term medical condition, mental illness, alcohol or drug dependency or someone who is frail due to age.
Carer Gateway will help identify the supports and services best suited to a carers needs. Carers NSW is the dedicated Carer Gateway Service Provider across Hunter New England, Central Coast and North Coast of NSW.
We look forward to working together to strengthen carer supports across communities.