Carer Support provides services to make it easier for carers to care; we listen to your personal situation and tailor appropriate services to your needs.

We are a not for profit organisation funded by state and federal governments to provide services to carers living in the east and south metropolitan areas of Adelaide. We have around 50 staff working across a broad range of programs such as Life, Your Way (NDIS coordination of supports), Facing Dementia Together (dementia support services), Raw Energy for Young Carers, and Respite for Carers.

Executive Team

  • Peter Sparrow CEO

    Peter Sparrow

    Peter began working at Carer Support as CEO 20 years ago. As a carer himself, Peter is a passionate and highly capable defender of carers’ rights....

  • Gavin Dennien

    Coming from the private sector with many years of experience in aged care, Gavin brings a wealth of skills in financial management and forward planning....

  • Mandy Toczek-McPeake

    Mandy is a passionate and innovative leader with a broad range of experience in the government sector in both Australia and the UK....

Board of Directors

board - dianne sq

Dianne Stewart

Chair
Carer Representative

board - joffre sq

Joffre Toshach

Joint Vice Chair
Carer Representative

board - jocelyn sq

Jocelyn Gibson

Joint Vice Chair
Carer Representative

board - james sq

James McGill

Treasurer
Community Representative

board - patrizia sq

Patrizia Kadis

Board Member
Community Representative

board - amy sq

Amy Liaw

Board Member
Carer Representative

board - gay sq

Gay Thompson

Board Member
Community Representative

board - norm sq

Norman Ogier

Board Member
Carer Representative

TRacey KNeebone - Carer Representative

Tracey Kneebone

Board Member
Carer Representative