Commonwealth Home Support Program
How do you
know if a Home Care Service is right
- Are you an
older person needing some help to
remain living in your own home?
you struggle with some aspects of
living at home but can still manage
most of the time?
- Do you
think you may have to go into an
aged care home before you are ready
to because you cannot get some help
- Are you a
younger person with dementia, a
disability or special care needs
that are not being met through
answer Yes to any of these
questions then a Home Care Service
may be what you are looking for.
Assistance Services that support
you with general housework.
Social Support Activities that can
help you maintain an active social
Support Information regarding
various services for Vision,
Hearing, Continence and Advocacy.
Contact the Granite Belt Ethnic
Health Liaison Officer for details.
Community Visitor Scheme (CVS)
Community Visitor Scheme (CVS) is an
Australian Government funded program
by way of grants provided to
organisations participating in the
scheme. These organisations
administer the CVS in a particular
objective of the Community Visitor
Scheme is to provide one on one
volunteer visitor to recipients of
Australian Government home care
packages who are socially isolated
and whose quality of life would be
improved by friendship and
visitor is matched with a recipient
of a home care package and the
Volunteer must visit at least once a
fortnight, except when they are sick
or are on holidays, or unable to
visit due to other circumstances.
The visit is to provide
companionship and friendship and to
provide a social interest.
you are interested in visiting a
recipient of a home care package in
their home or a residential aged
care facility in Stanthorpe to
register their interest by phoning
07 4681 3838.
Please click on the
links below to view our Client Days
National Day - June 2012
Bus Trip - February 2012