Carer Education & Support Program – Hunter

We are a unit of Hunter New England Local Health District. The program provides services across Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Port Stephens, Lower Hunter and Upper Hunter.


Our objectives:

  • To improve the health and wellbeing of all carers and their families through education
  • To assist the acute public health and community sectors in meeting the needs of carers

We provide:

Access to family carer information:

Opportunities to meet other family carers

Referral to other services

I-care Young Carer Program

  • Brochure (pdf 262kb)
  • Our i-care Young Carer program relies substantially on donations received. If you are in a position to assist, find out more information here (pdf 436kb)