Carers Tasmania


Carers Tasmania is a non-government, not for profit organisation dedicated to improving the quality of life of the estimated 69,500 carers living in Tasmania.

We campaign with and for carers to advocate for the systemic support they need. We also provide services to support carers needs and the needs of the people they care for. Also to enhance the health and wellbeing of carers in Tasmania and to promote their rights and needs.

Carers Tasmania provides a holistic suite of services including information and advice, therapies, education and training and social support. There are monthly support groups and informative seminars for carers. Carers Tasmania also provides carers with professional counselling and emotional support. To make appointments or for further information call Freecall 1800 242 636.

More information is also available online at:

Contact name: 
Susie Kiddie
Communications and Development Manager
Phone 1: 
(03) 6231 5507
Phone 2: 
1800 242 636
(03) 6236 9236
Text Telephone Number: 
Freecall 1800 2
Postal Address: 
64 Burnett Street
North Hobart
Opening hours: 
9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday
All disabilities
Carers Week traditionally during October each year, National Awareness Week for Carers & Carer Issues, functions and seminars held statewide
Service details
All welcome
Information sessions and workshops, carer information packages in English & eleven other community languages, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander packages, provides information about all the services and entitlements available to carers around the st


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