Carers Victoria - Young Carers

  1. About this service

    Help & Support

    Find Support

    If you live in the Western Metropolitan Region of Melbourne (the local government areas of Brimbank, Hobsons Bay, Maribyrnong, Melbourne, Melton, Moonee Valley or Wyndham), call 1800 514 845 during business hours to talk to a Carers Victoria support advisor about some common experiences for young carers and, what supports are available for them.

    Our Carer Support Advisors can help arrange counselling, find someone to talk to about problems you may have, and get help and support.

    The service can also offer suggestions on how your school can support and assist you.

    If you live outside of this region, phone the Carer Gateway on 1800 422 737 or visit

      • Service name

        Carers Victoria - Young Carers

      • Service address

        Level 1, 37 Albert Street Footscray 3011
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      • Phone

        1800 514 845

      • Urgency levels

        Some Help, Direct Help

      • Service area

        Right across Victoria

      • Service hours

        Monday to Friday 9:00am-5;00pm

      • Interpreters

        Available on request

      • Service type


      • Public transport information

        Various buses

      • Service for


      • Disability access


    More information for service professionals

      • Participation type

        In person via the phone

      • Funding limit?


      • Referral mode

        In person or via phone

      • Point of intake

        Office Administration

  2. Carers Victoria - Young Carers