We support carers in the NT

  • Counselling & therapy
  • Rest & respite
  • Short-term & emergency respite
  • Advice & information
  • Support groups & programs
Are you a carer?

Are you a carer?

A lot of people think a carer is like a support worker who gets paid for it—but that’s not the case. A carer can be young or old; they can care for someone full time or for a couple of hours a day. They can be family or friends or neighbours or colleagues. And they don’t get paid for it.


People in the Northern Territory are active carers.

1 in 3

Northern Territorians will become carers in their lifetime.

7th International Carers Conference

04-06 October 2017 | Adelaide Convention Centre

Carers Australia will be hosting the 7th International Carers Conference in Adelaide. Carers NT will be attending to share and learn new ways of supporting unpaid carers.

Individuals and companies support carers

Volunteer with Carers NT

Volunteers make a vital contribution to all aspects of community life. Our volunteers are crucial in supporting carers in the NT, and we’re always looking for more volunteers to join us in Darwin, Katherine and Alice Springs.


Sponsor an event

We rely on corporate supporters to sponsor our events with their generous financial contributions (large and small) as well as their time, in-kind support, products/services for our auctions, and a few extra helping hands from their staff.

Event Sponsorship

Donate to Carers NT

Your donation will assist us to support unpaid carers in the Northern Territory and ease some of the pressure on them and their families.


Carer stories

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