Hindmarsh Shire Council - Aged & Disability Services
Hindmarsh Shire Council 
Aged & Disability Services

 General Home Care
 Respite Care
 Home Maintenance
 Meals on Wheels
 Senior Citizens Centres
 Disability
 Community Transport
 Volunteers
 Cultural Action Plan
 Personal Care
 Positive Ageing
  

Introduction
Hindmarsh Shire Council provides the following services through the Home and Community Care Program - Assessment, General Home Care, Respite Care, Personal Care, Home Maintenance and Meals on Wheels. These programs support frail older people, carers and people with a disability to remain living at home and be part of their local community.

Eligibility for services is determined following an assessment. A fee is charged for services, according to level of income and also taking into account household circumstances.

We also fund senior citizens centres across the Shire and provide a community transport service in Nhill.

Information and Referral Service
These services are available for the following:

Specialist Assessment Agencies
Personal Alarms

For more information
Please contact Aged and Disability Services staff member:

Coordinator Sally Hawker - Phone 03 5391 4444 or Mobile 0428 517 235

Assessment Karen Barton - Phone 03 5391 4444 or Mobile 0429 169 767

Administration - Sharyn Salt - Phone 03 5391 4444

After Hours Emergency Dementia service
The Dementia Behaviour Management Advisory Service (DBMAS) Vic has been established to support carers and care workers for advice and specialised support service 24 hours a day.
For futher information - 24hr freecall 1800 699 799
 


Links
Download Files
 Disability Policy and Action Plan
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Date Printed: 29/04/2017
Hindmarsh Shire Council  2017
Source: http://www.Hindmarsh.vic.gov.au/

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