A home for people living with a life-limiting diagnosis.

Not-for-profit. For Geelong.

Clinical Roles at Anam Cara

Be a part of a truly unique model of care.

Anam Cara House Geelong is still taking expressions of interest for Clinical Roles. Recruiting for these roles will commence late 2022.

The new Anam Cara House Geelong is opening soon

A brand new state-of-the-art home for people living with a life-limiting diagnosis.

Due to the growing demand, we’ve outgrown our 4-bedroom facility. Stage 1 of our brand new world-class home is due for completion in October 2022 at Deakin University in Waurn Ponds.

What We Do

Anam Cara House Geelong is a not-for-profit organisation providing support and care for people living with a life-limiting diagnosis.

In a unique, home-like environment, our guests are given choice and dignity when it matters most. Our home and services are available to everyone in the Geelong and wider region, no matter what their life circumstances may be. We provide a range of person-centred palliative care services, with best practice clinical care and support from trained palliative care volunteers. We’re committed to the highest level of comfort and care for our guests, with support extended to families and carers.

24-hour End
Of Life Care

Coming in Stage 3

Overnight
PALLIATIVE
CARE

Coming in Stage 3

Living Well
Day PallIative
Care Program
Community
Outreach

The Administration Office at 1 Riverview Terrace is now permanently closed.

Our Living Well Day Palliative Care Program is now operating at our new facility at Deakin University.

Our new Administration Office is now open 9:30am-4:30pm Monday to Friday at Zone 4, Nicol Drive South, Deakin University, Waurn Ponds. 

Completion of Stage 1 for our new 20-bed facility is due in late 2022. Learn more.

Having a choice is what the people of Geelong deserve.
Our guests are given dignity and the highest-level of comfort and care when it matters most.

The new Anam Cara House Geelong

A brand new state-of-the-art home for people living with a life-limiting diagnosis.

Due to growing demand, we’ve outgrown our 4-bedroom facility. We’re so excited to announce that Stage 1 of the new Anam Cara House Geelong is now complete. This new home is located in a beautiful rural setting with elevated views at Deakin University in Waurn Ponds. Architecturally designed with 20 private bedrooms, open communal areas and landscaped gardens, this new sanctuary has been carefully designed to feel like a home for guests, their families and carers.

  • Our Living Well Day Palliative Care Program is now operating at our new facility at Deakin University.

Who we are

Anam Cara House Geelong is a not-for-profit organisation committed to providing care for people living with a life-limiting diagnosis. Support is extended to families and carers.

How you can help

Anam Cara House Geelong is heavily reliant on volunteers, donations, business and community partnerships, and other forms support. See how you can get involved today.

News

Keep up to date with what’s happening at Anam Cara House Geelong, including the progress of our exciting new home opening in late 2022!

Who we are​
Anam Cara House Geelong is a not-for-profit organisation committed to providing care for people affected by life-limiting diagnosis. Support is extended to families and carers.​
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How you can help​
Anam Cara House Geelong is reliant on a team of volunteers from all walks of life, donations, business community partnerships and other support. Learn more about how you can help Anam Cara House Geelong.
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Would you like to volunteer?

Our busy team are always looking for compassionate people with a spare few hours who want to make a difference.

Our Supporters

Anam Cara House Geelong is so thankful to all businesses, families and people who contribute financially and/or give their time to our not-for-profit organisation.

To be able to deliver our critical palliative care services now and in the future, we are heavily reliant on support from the people, businesses and organisations of Geelong. There are a range of ways you can support Anam Cara House Geelong including tax deductible financial donations, in kind goods or services, volunteering and promotion. 

Our Supporters

Anam Cara House Geelong is so thankful to all businesses, families and people who contribute financially and/or give their time to our not-for-profit organisation.

To be able to deliver our critical palliative care services now and in the future, we are 100% reliant on support from the people, businesses and organisations of Geelong. There are a range of ways you can support Anam Cara House Geelong including tax deductible financial donations, in kind goods or services, volunteering and promotion. 

Proudly supported by

Howard Glover Trust

Deakin University

Brian and Jennifer O'Shannassy & Family

Lino and Marina Bisinella & Family

Frank and Shirley Costa & Family

Ian Potter Foundation

Barry & Jan Fagg

GMHBA

City of Greater Geelong