The Carer Advisory Service is a statewide service providing information, support, planning and referral advice to help unpaid family carers. The Carer Advisory Service is often the first point of contact you will have with Carers Queensland, the State's peak body for carers. It’s as easy as calling 1800 242 636 to speak with one of our Carer Advisory Service Officers. This service is available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. (Free call from local phones, mobile calls at mobile rates). The Carer Advisory Service is an Australian Government Initiative.