Youngcare Connect

Helping families navigate the disability system

Youngcare Connect is a free national information and support line which helps families navigate the maze of the healthcare system.

Established in 2010, the Youngcare Connect support line connects young people with high care needs, their families and carers to the services and support they need.

Staffed by dedicated and qualified staff, Youngcare Connect can help you;

  • Register for appropriate accommodation options
  • Access respite services
  • Contact local disability service providers
  • Source funding
  • Explore recreational support options

Contact Youngcare Connect on 1800 844 727 or email

Zaine's storyZaine's life was instantly turned upside down after a traffic incident. A call to Youngcare Connect by his Aunty Melita helped him get back on track.Read his tragic story

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Youngcare Connect is proudly made possible by the continued support of the Flight Centre Foundation.