A respite care and training facility may not go ahead if funding is denied.

Andrew Chounding
Updated October 1 2021 - 8:12am, first published September 30 2021 - 5:30pm

The proposed development of a new respite and training facility in Launceston could see more beds made available for respite care in the state's North while providing the resources needed to train additional carers.

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Andrew Chounding

Andrew Chounding

Journalist & Health Reporter, The Examiner

An experienced multi-platform journalist focusing on the issues that impact health in Tasmania. With a background in social research and public policy, health reporting for Andrew is about ensuring the best health outcomes for the Northern Tasmanian community. Contact Andrew at: or 0437 358 262

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