Services for older people
We offer a range of support services and activities for community members across our region – offering choice and flexibility to support your individual needs.
Our services are funded by the Australian Department of Health and are delivered in accordance with the Commonwealth Home Support Programme Guidelines, delivering basic entry level services to eligible individuals.
We can help with:
We offer social activities to support older members of our community to remain active and independent.
Social support covers a range of group and social activities, such as home visits, outings, videos, lunches, movies, cuppa ‘n’ a chat, help with your shopping and general community access.
We offer referral services for people of all ages, aiding access to other agencies and support services.
Home maintenance and modifications
Minor home modifications and maintenance to improve the safety of your home are available to clients.
A qualified tradesperson will complete the work.
We deliver a variety of meal, specific to your location.
Flexible respite care
Our large volunteer resources enable us to offer you support, so carers have an opportunity to pursue other activities of interest.
Talk to us
Want to connect with us so that we can help support you with your needs? Ask to speak to a member of our community service team by calling 1300 087 004.
Or you can pop into one of our community services locations.
How do I access the services? Am I eligible?
If you are over 65, you will first need to contact My Aged Care – 1800 200 422.
You can also visit the My Aged Care website for further information.
Our Community Services Team can help you register for services through the My Aged Care gateway; the new one-stop shop for aged care service. Once you have been accepted as eligible through My Aged Care, we can then develop a Care Support Plan with you to tailor a program to meet your individual life choices, preferences and goals.
If you are under 65 and looking to access our services, please contact the team and we’ll assess on an individual needs basis.