Northern Beaches Community Directory

Carers NSW

Phone: 1800 242 636 (Carer Line); 02 9280 4744 (Office)

Fax: 02 9280 4755

Location: Level 10, 213 Miller St, North Sydney NSW 2060

Mail: PO Box 785, North Sydney NSW 2059

Email:

Web: www.carersnsw.org.au

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Description: Provides information, support and referral on all aspects of caring by informal carers (unpaid family, neighbours, friends) who look after frail aged, younger people with disabilities and supporting people with mental health issues at home. Services include: free Carer Support Kit of practical information for caring at home in many community languages, referral to counselling, phone counselling, a library of carer specific information, conferences and seminars for carers, links to NSW carer groups, Young Carers project, Aboriginal specific worker for Older parent carer project. It represents carers on key policy committees and advisory bodies, produces a monthly newsletter informing members of latest carer issues, fact sheets, and other publications that can be downloaded from website.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

Disability Access: Yes (Lift, ramp access, accessible toilet)

Area Served: NSW

Languages (other than English): Enquire for details

Volunteering Note: Volunteers welcome

Keywords: People with a Disability; Carers; Children and Families; Peak Bodies; Special Libraries; Support Groups; Assessment and Referral Services; Self Advocacy; Office Work Volunteers; NDIS Provider; NDIS Support Coordination; Older People; Youth; NDIS Assist-Life Stage Transition

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