Contact us

We provide services and support for caring families throughout the ACT and Southern Highlands

Free call

For information and advice - 1800 242 636
Freecall our carer advisory line from anywhere within Canberra.

For respite services - 1800 052 222

*freecall from local phones, mobile calls at mobile rates

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Our office

Carers ACT Office - Holt
Main Office - Holt

Carers ACT Head Office
2/80 Beaurepaire Crescent
Holt ACT 2615

Phone // 02 6296 9900
Fax // 02 6296 9999
9.00am to 5.00pm
Monday to Friday
Not open public holidays.
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The Cottage in Deakin

Cottage in Deakin
Cottage in Deakin

Canberra’s premier short-term respite option for carers of people with dementia.

117 Denison Street
Deakin ACT 2600
Phone // 02 6285 2082
Fax // 02 6283 5784

Operating hours based on needs of the carer.

Respite services

Southern Highlands Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centre
Provides a single point of contact for the general public, service providers, general practitioners and other health professionals for information on community, aged and disability services and carer support, including respite.

Phone // 1800 052 222
Fax // 02 6296 9999

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