Community services

The AIDER program is run by the Rural Fire Service to assist you to be prepared for a bush fire. It is a once off, free service for people, living in bush fire prone areas, who have a disability or who are aged. If you have limited domestic support, AIDER ...
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Location
  • NSW
TypeGovernment - NSW
Operated byNSW Rural Fire Service

Online directory of private, independent care workers and nurses offering services directly to clients.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypePrivate company or practice
Operated byBetter Caring Pty Ltd

Care coordinators and case managers assist people to access health and community services.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeVarious private and public
Operated byPublic or private practitioners

Funding for people aged under 65 who have significant personal support needs which require a high level of personal care support in their everyday life.

Location
  • NSW
TypeGovernment - NSW
Operated byFamily and Community Services, Department of Ageing, Di...

Community/aged care workers provide general household assistance, emotional support, care and companionship to people in their homes.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeVarious private and public
Operated byPublic or private practitioners

Funding for up to six weeks of a non-clinical case managed program of community care available for people being transferred home from a participating NSW public hospital.

Location
  • NSW
TypeGovernment - NSW
Operated byMinistry of Health

Personal care, home care, linen/washing, respite and home modification service.

Location
  • ACT
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byDUO

Home care services are community based services that provide trained domestic care workers who can assist with cleaning, washing, ironing, shopping; and general household support, such as paying bills and accounts or assisting with telephone calls. Home c ...
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Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byVarious in NSW and ACT

Home delivery of nutritious meals.

Location
  • NSW
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byNSW Meals on Wheels

MND Advisors are qualified health professionals with specific local knowledge and experience of working with people living with MND and their families.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byMND NSW

MND NSW information service to answer questions from anyone who needs to know more about MND.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byMND NSW

Respite care services are community based services that provide in-home or centre based care for a person whose carer needs a break.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeVarious private and public
Operated byVarious