The Carer Respite and Support Services provides a single contact point for carers needing information about respite and other resources available to support them in their caring role.

The programs are able to assist carers with the provision of short term, occasional and emergency respite.

Aims of the Program

  • To provide personal support, education and information to carers.
  • To assist with planning respite which maximises the benefits to the carer and the person being cared for.
  • To maintain the quality of life for the carer, the person being cared for and their family.
  • To link carers with local support services and support groups.
  • To enable carers to continue in their caring role.
  • To raise awareness in the community of the importance of the carer and the significance of the caring role.

How do I make an appointment with Grampians Community Health?

Please contact the Intake Worker on 03 5358 7400 to receive a referral and make an appointment.


Stawell (Main Campus)

8-22 Patrick St,
Stawell 3380

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Monday - Friday
9am - 5pm

(03) 5358 7400


60 High St,
Ararat 3377

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Monday - Friday
9am - 5pm

(03) 5352 6200