About Anam Cara House Colac

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

Anam Cara House Colac has been established as the result of one of the 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”

  • " The love and the care they bestow on my mum and the other guests is absolutely outstanding - a home away from home. No other place available offers such amazing care and maintains the dignity, individual care and support for the families. I have nothing but adoration for this excellent facility and staff. "

    - Kerry, carer