is Palliative Care?
Patients, Carers and Families
Finding and Using Evidence
Use these links to find practical support or services in the Northern Territory (NT), or to put you in touch with support groups.
ACRO - All Cultures Respite Options offers short-term respite for carers who live at home with a person with an intellectual disability. They have offices in 5 states.
Phone: (08) 8234 5550
Commonwealth Home support Programme. There is also a National Carer Counselling Program on Freecall: 1800 242 636.
Myagedcare provides an overview of respite care and eligibility and assessment
Freecall: 1800 200 422
National Respite for Carers program in Central Australia.
Phone: 1800 200 422
The Wesley Mission also provides services which are outlined on their website
Last updated 19 January 2016