Carers Queensland – Rockhampton
Carers Queensland offers an Information and Support Line, referral to HACC and other services in Queensland as well as telephone and face to face counselling for carers. Locally, CQ facilitates carer support groups, education and focus groups. The service provides a local carer resource centre with information, support and education available to carers and CALD carers of frail aged, people with a disability, mental illness and chronic illness. Community service offices have support groups throughout the state to work with carers to identify local issues and address them. They also develop projects, network with service providers, provide training to carers and refer carers to appropriate services.