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.
Who uses Anam Cara House
A short documentary has been created by DPI. It follows the story of three regular guests of Anam Cara House, both within their own homes and at the hospice.