• About carers

    In addition to supporting people with a disability, carers also assist people for a range of other reasons, such as frailty, mental illness or chronic illness or pain.

  • Support and services for carers

    Information about support and services available for carers, including the Carer Business Discount Card, Companion Card, support groups and counselling.

  • Queensland Carers Advisory Council

    The Queensland Carers Advisory Council helps ensure carers have a voice in government decision-making processes.

  • Carers Action Plan

    Find out how we are helping to build an inclusive Queensland community — one that respects, supports and empowers every carer to connect, participate, contribute, and thrive.

  • Initiatives to support carers

    The government plays a significant role in developing awareness of carer needs and initiatives, and assisting carers with maintaining a balance between their caring role and other life activities. It is also a responsibility of the community as a whole to support carers.

  • Publications and resources

    Read Queensland and national publications and websites relating to carers and find services relating to carers and find support services.