ac.care

Website: www.accare.org.au Email: lyn@accare.org.au Location: COMPTON, SA

About Us

ac.care is a not-for-profit with charitable status created by country people and now serves the Adelaide Hills, Limestone Coast, Murraylands and Riverland communities in South Australia.

ac.care works in the social services sector and collaborates with partners in the public and private sectors to achieve our mission to enhance the wellbeing of rural* people through positive social change. It is the collaborations by working together that brings about changes in people’s lives and builds an inclusive society that cares about all of its people and provides the opportunity to build strong families, healthy children, live in decent and affordable housing, access education and dignified work. *rural is inclusive of regional

ac.care has the following objectives, as outlined in our Constitution:

  • Alleviating homelessness
  • Building communities
  • Promoting learning
  • Reducing poverty
  • Sharing cultures
  • Strengthening families
  • Supporting children
  • Working towards sustainability

The services ac.care provides includes:

  • Aboriginal services
  • Community Centre in Millicent, Mount Gambier and Waikerie
  • Counselling
  • Emergency Reilef
  • Family Relationship  Centre in Mount Gambier
  • Family support
  • Foster carer recruitment, training and support
  • Homelessness services
  • Housing options
  • Mico-finance and Financial Counselling
  • Relationship counselling

Our Mission

To enhance the wellbeing of rural people through positive social change.