You can get assistance with day-to-day tasks with which you may need assistance.
Our services include:
Domestic assistance/Home care: Practical assistance and support with routine household tasks such as vacuuming, mopping, washing, changing beds, shopping and meal preparation where required.
Home maintenance: This safety-focused service includes mowing, whipper snipping and removal of clippings, replacement of smoke detector batteries and light globes.
Personal care: Assistance is provided with personal care including showering, dressing, toileting and medication prompts and monitoring. All staff providing this service have a minimum of Certificate III in Aged Care/Community Care work.
Respite care: Provides carers with respite from their responsibilities and the opportunity for Clients to participate in community, social and family activities.
Delivered Meals/ Meals on Wheels
If you are having difficulty preparing meals because of an illness or disability, this service can assist you by providing nutritional meals delivered to your home as many days as you would like.
Social Support Programs
(Also referred to as Planned Activity Groups PAG)
Council operate Services in Portland (Kurrajong) Monday, Wednesday and Thursday and Heywood (Riverwood) Tuesdays. There are days for Men only, women only and mixed.