Anam Cara House, Palliative & Respite Care Colac

Anam Cara House Colac is a community owned hospice established to provide respite, palliative care and end of life care for the people of South West Victoria.
Anam Cara is a tranquil rural retreat set in spacious grounds, offering a choice in care for people of all ages who are living with a long term or life-limiting illness.  Anam Cara House underpins home care.

Anam Cara is Gaelic for “Soul Friend”.

The hospice is located at 50 Forans Rd, Barongarook. Contact Nurse Manager Karen Eccles on 03 52338203.

Take a tour of Anam Cara House, Colac

Our staff and volunteers

A message from Bev and Keith

Latest News

Anam Cara House Colac, Open Day 22nd May 2018

09 May 2018

As part of National Palliative Care Week, we invite you to our Open Day on Tuesday 22nd May 2018. Our program includes: 10.30am: Morning tea and tours available 11.00am: Jeremy McKnight founder of Shannon’s Bridge in Creswick, The Shannon’s Bridge story 11.30am: Dr Claire Hepper MBBS, FRACGP, Dip Pall Care, Planning for a good death, what does […]

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Nurses Needed! Is this you?

17 Jul 2017

We’re looking for outstanding nurses to become an integral part of the Anam Cara Colac team, based in Barongarook. We have various opportunities for casual registered nurses. Our Registered Nurses are integral to the smooth running of the Hospice alongside our Hospice Manager, Nurse Manager and Committee of Management. For further information please go to […]

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