Anam Cara Geelong is a community service committed to providing care for people affected by life limiting illness. Anam Cara Geelong offers support to people of all ages and denominations who are seeking hospice care within the Geelong and district communities, by providing access to day respite, short term Palliative respite accommodation and end of life palliative care.

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  As one of our longest serving volunteers, Carmel has experienced all of the ups and downs that come with volunteering at Anam Cara House. After losing a close cousin to cancer, and having been through the journey with her, Carmel  decided that she wanted to help...

We are beginning to make contact with our Guests & Volunteers. Anam Cara Geelong has missed the wonderful people who remind us of why we do - what we do! We are very much looking forward to resuming all of our services soon, in the meantime...

After visiting a friend who was a guest at Anam Cara, Judy didn’t want to leave. By the time Judy left that day she had already applied to become a volunteer and arranged to visit again the following week. “It is very rewarding. I had been...

Keen to support and give back to a local organization after retirement, Peter discovered Anam Cara and joined up as a volunteer. “Originally, I was on the lookout for an admin role because I have a background in that through professional work. However, I was also...

Anam Cara wouldn't be the place it is today without the efforts of our amazing volunteers. Our volunteers are the life and soul of Anam Cara, helping us with everything from our day programs, overnight and day respite, carers accommodation, administration and so much more. We recently...