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, Community Outreach and end of life palliative care.

 

What We Do

Our Services

We are currently able to offer the following services:

Community Outreach

Consult & Care

A service like no other. Holistic approach to care provides patients in the community with the support they need from the comfort of their own home.

Easing the process and providing support for those living with a life-limiting illness.

Day Hospice

The Day Hospice at Anam Cara Geelong operates on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10:00am to 3:00pm. The aims of the Day Hospice are to provide a safe, comfortable and welcoming environment for people with a chronic illness or life limiting illness, provide a caring…

Overnight Respite

Day Hospice services for people with a life limiting illness which is available across 3 locations (Belmont, Norlane & St Albans). Overnight Respite and End of Life care and accommodation for people with life limiting illness

End of Life Care

Anam Cara House Geelong

Offers 24-hour palliative care to people of all ages.

If home care is no longer appropriate or possible and if acute hospital care is unwarranted, Anam Cara provides a choice in the last days of life.

Volunteers Needed

Would you like to volunteer? We are looking for compassionate people who can spare a few hours to help our busy team.

More Information

Summary of the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights in Victoria

The Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights describes the rights of patients and other people using the Australian healthcare system.

Rights and Responsibilities Guests and Carers CLIN 515

This document outlines the rights and responsibility of both guests and carers at Anam Cara House Geelong.