Being part of a family can mean you care for someone with disability, an ongoing illness, or is older. Carer Gateway offers free supports and services for those in a caring role.
You can find more information on Carer Gateway below in your language.
Fact sheets: Being a carer and seeking support
To access this fact sheet in translated languages please choose from the list below.
Other carers have shared their experiences and how Carer Gateway has helped them. You can read their stories below.
Robina's real-life story - Arabic / عربي
Elaine's real-life story - English
Nidhi's real-life story - English
Elaine's real-life story - 普通话 / Simplified Chinese (Mandarin)
Elaine's real-life story - 廣 東 話 / Traditional Chinese (Cantonese)
Robina's real-life story - Türkçe / Turkish
Elaine's real-life story - Tiếng Việt / Vietnamese
Carer Gateway Fact sheets
አማርኛ / Amharic
Arabic / عربي
မန္မာ / Burmese
دری / Dari
فارسی / Farsi
Hrvatski / Croatian
Nederlands / Dutch
Deutsch / German
Ελληνικά / Greek
हिन्दी / Hindi
Magyar / Hungarian
Italiano / Italian
한국어 / Korean
македонски / Macedonian
Malti / Maltese
नेपाली / Nepali
Afaan Oromo / Oromo
Polski / Polish
русский / Russian
српски / Serbian
普通话 / Simplified Chinese (Mandarin)
Español / Spanish
ภาษาไทย / Thai
ትግርኛ / Tigrinya
廣 東 話 / Traditional Chinese (Cantonese)
Türkçe / Turkish
Tiếng Việt / Vietnamese
Translated materials on this website are for reference purposes only. In the event of any inconsistency between translated material and the original English text, the authoritative terms are the original, English language terms.
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If you are more comfortable having a conversation in a language other than English, you can use the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS).
TIS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and is accessible from anywhere in Australia for the cost of a local call on 131 450. TIS can translate in more than 100 languages.
When you call TIS, an operator will ask you what language you need. Tell the operator in English the language you speak.
The operator will then connect you with an interpreter who speaks your language.
You may need to wait on the line for the interpreter, or the operator may need to call you back when an interpreter is available.
Once you are speaking with the interpreter, explain to them that you would like to contact Carer Gateway on 1800 422 737 and the interpreter will call for you. Once Carer Gateway answers the phone, the interpreter will interpret your conversation.