These low level services are made available to support people who are aged, have a disability and those who care for others. The services assist these people to remain in their own homes and avoid premature or inappropriate admission to long term residential care and thereby improve their quality of life.
Services include spring cleaning, shopping support, basic home maintenance and social activities.
For more information contact a Customer Service Officer – Community Care on 8408 1529.
Service providers wishing to refer a resident need to complete the following form and fax to 8408 1122.
Community Care has developed an Information Booklet which is available to view online and outlines services available through the City of Charles Sturt:
Community Care also has information that is translated into Greek, Italian, Polish and Vietnamese. We are also able to provide interpreting services for other languages.
Aged Rights Advocacy Service (ARAS) is funded to provide free, confidential and independent support to persons using aged care services and their carers. If you need support or advice contact ARAS on 8232 5377.
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For services which are not available through City of Charles Sturt or if your need is higher than the level of service that Council is funded to provide, please contact Access2HomeCare on 1300 130 551 for assistance.