We offer a range of services to help you with day-to-day tasks and activities, including the following.
Domestic assistance/Home care
Practical assistance and support with routine household tasks such as:
- Changing beds
- Meal preparation
We can help with personal care including:
- Medication prompts
- Wellfare checks
All staff providing this service have a minimum of Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care.
Provides carers with respite from their responsibilities and the opportunity for Clients to participate in community, social, and family activities.
Social Support Programs
Glenelg Shire runs several Social Support Programs to ensure that older or persons with a disability are included in the community. Also referred to as Planned Activity Groups (PAG), we focus on group-based activities that develop and maintain social interaction and support.
Council operates services in Portland (Kurrajong) on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday and in Heywood (Riverwood) on Tuesdays.
All staff providing the above services have a minimum of qualification of Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care.
This safety-focused service includes:
- Whipper snipping
- Removal of clippings
Delivered Meals/ Meals on Wheels
You may have difficulty preparing meals because of an illness or disability. This service can assist you by providing nutritional meals delivered to your home for as many days as you would like.