About Anam Cara House Colac

Anam Cara House 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 by providing respite for loved ones to give their carers a break, or short term care for those without a carer at home.

Anam Cara House supports guests, carers and families at a challenging time in their lives.

“The love and the care they bestow on my Mum and the other guests is absolutely outstanding, a home away from home, not other place available that offers such amazing
care and that maintains the dignity, the individual care and support for the families.
I have nothing but adoration for this excellent facility and staff”.

– Kerry, Carer

Anam Cara House Colac has been established as the result of one ofthe largest community fundraising and donor initiatives in South West Victoria’s history.
Attesting to the recognised need for just such a “home-like” respite care facility.

“Unconditional care in the heart of the South Western District of Victoria”

Annual Report

The Annual Reports are available in PDF format. If you require a hard copy, or if you have any trouble downloading any of the reports please contact us. 2017 ACH Annual Report 2017 Audited Financial Statement Past reports: 2016 ACH Annual Report 2015 ACH Annual Report 2014 ACH Annual Report 2013 ACH Annual Report AGM […]

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Foundation Fund Members

The Foundation Fund was established in 2007 to underpin the operational sustainability of Anam Cara House Colac. To date just over 1.7 million dollars has been raised. All donations are fully tax deductable. Donations to the ACH Foundation Fund will ensure hospice care for South West Victoria will be provided in perpetuity. Foundation Fund Membership […]

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Our Story

  Anam Cara House 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. In true meaning to its Gaelic name, ‘Soul Friend’, Anam Cara House provides physical, spiritual, emotional and social care for guests and […]

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