Make life a little easier.

Get the help you need to improve your wellbeing and maintain your quality of life as a part-time, full-time or even an occasional carer.

What is Carer Gateway?

Support for unpaid carers

Your care situation is as unique as you are. 

Carer Gateway is a national initiative program funded by the Australian Government that offers a free and diverse range of services to help you manage your caring role and improve your wellbeing.

Uniting is one of the seven providers that delivers the Carer Gateway Program across Victoria. Uniting’s delivery of this program is in partnership with the lead provider – Merri Health.

Living in Victoria?

Uniting supports carers in:

Who can access Carer Gateway?

You can access Carer Gateway if you provide unpaid care to people with:

All caring situations are different. Some carers look after another person 24 hours a day, while other carers help with specific tasks, such as housework, transport or shopping. 

Carers can be of any age.

What services are covered?

To make life easier, services are provided in ways that suit your situation. You can choose from in-person, online or over-the-phone support.

You can access:

3 simple steps to accessing carer support.

View services

To access Uniting's carer Gateway services, visit the central Carer Gateway website or call the team on 1800 422 737 (Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.) 

Register

Express your interest online or via phone.

Access support

A member of the Gateway team will be in touch to discuss your needs and help you access support. 

If you need an interpreter, please call 131 450.

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Get in touch

Let us become part of your support circle.

Get in touch with the team to find out if Carer Gateway can support you. 

Call us on
1800 422 737