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
Australian Government National Respite for Carers Program (NRCP). There is also a National Carer Counseling Program on Freecall: 1800 242 636.
Myagedcare provides an overview of respite care eligibility. Freecall: 1800 200 422
Care Connect is a not-for-profit organisation which offers respite and other services. Phone: 1800 116 166
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 20 March 2014