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Our Services House with No Steps provides support to 3,300 people with a disability. We operate 280 services from 160 sites across QLD, NSW and the ACT. We empower people take positive control over their own lives, become valued contributors to their community, plan for and achieve their goals and determine their own life choices. We work in partnership with people with a disability and their family and carers, to help achieve their personal potential and lead a full life within their community.

House of Hospitality The House of Hospitality is an accommodation unit for those people who find themselves homeless or in unsuitable accommodation. It is not a crisis unit. Priority is given to the following groups of people: • fathers with children • adults who have completed a detoxification programme • adults who are homeless due to marriage breakdown, or eviction • mothers with children who do not meet the domestic violence criteria of the Women's Refuge Movement • community membership is given to one asylum seeker each year The concept of the house is one of community living i.e.

Hospital-at-Home is the entity responsible for servicing the needs of community health. Their modern fleet of trucks deliver products that enable people to remain independent in the comfort of their own home. Bariatric Products Bathroom & Toilet Bedroom Daily Living Laundry and Cleaning Lifters and Slings Liverpool Surgical Supplies/Stockings Manual Wheelchairs Mobility Motorised Mobility New Products Pressure Area Care Seating Services Sheepskin Specials Ward and Theatre Equipment Wardrobes and Cabinets

Homeless Outreach Legal Service Who we are The Homeless Outreach Legal Service is a specialist service of Legal Aid NSW. It runs advice clinics in a number of metropolitan and regional areas, mainly in places where homeless people hang out such as community centres. Who we help People experiencing homelessness or who are at risk of homelessness. How we can help Advice and assistance We give free independent advice about matters such as fines, discrimination, housing, social security, complaints about government agencies, victim’s compensation and debt.

Homefront is a preventaion program for DVA clients which is designed to prevent falls and accidents in the home. An homefront assessor will contact you and will complete a safety assessment that outlines * cluttered walkways * wet and slippery floors * loose carpet and floor tiles * poor lighting * the need for hand rails.

Home Modifications Lake Macquarie/Newcastle complete home maintenance and modification services for the frail aged, people with disabilities and their carers.

Services

Home Modifications Lake Macquarie/Newcastle services the Lake Macquarie and Newcastle Local Government areas. Home Modifications offers a wide range of services that encourage independence, choice and improved lifestyle. All building and maintenance services are carried out by fully qualified, insured and licenced tradespeople.

Home Modifications

What services does Aboriginal Home Care provide?The main services we provide are: domestic help personal care in-home respite and centre-based day care social support and help with shopping help with food preparation minor home and garden maintenance. Other services, like transport and intensive in-home support during crisis situations, are available, but not in all branches and outlets. If your local Aboriginal Home Care Service does not offer these services, a referral can be made to another provider who may be able to help.

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Our Hepatitis Infoline Live Support service offers just that.

You can access information, support and referral.

You can use the Live Support service, generally, between 9am to 5pm weekdays (except Thursdays when it is usually available from 1pm to 5pm).

Before using Live Support, have a look over the information below.

 

What is the Live Support service?

Aged Care Australia is a Government website that informs persons of options for help to stay within your own home as you age, help to find a aged care facility and help for the family in the caring role. * The Aged Care Home Finder enables you to look for the Australian Government-funded aged care homes that meet your particular needs. Please be aware that there are other accommodation options (e.g. retirement villages) available for older Australians that are not covered by this feature.

Set only a few minutes walk from the heart of Mayfield. Located off Maitland Road in a low rise complex, our serviced rooms offer great facilities. Hanbury Lodge offers 16 rooms that are spacious and furnished each having its own ensuite. Rooms can cater up to 5 people. We also feature 2 fully equipped modern kitchens and laundry facilities as well a large common room for group bookings. The Lodge also caters for conferencing and is able to arrange pick up from Williamtown airport.

Home Care Packages

A Home Care Package is a coordinated package of services tailored to meet a client's specific care needs. Home Care Packages provide older people with an alternative to moving from their home to residential care. A range of care services can be provided as part of a Home Care Package, including care services, support services, clinical services and other services to support people to remain living at home for as long as possible.

There are four levels of home care packages. Levels of care differ depending on assessed need.

In Home Respite

Service Description: 45 Places
Hours: Mon - Fri 7:00am - 6:00pm
Transport: Bus near door
Disability Access: Yes (Wide doorways, slopes)
Eligibility: 6 weeks to 6 years. Up to 6 years.
Area Served: Hunter Region
Volunteering: Opportunties available - working with
children check applies
Parent Organisation: Not for Profit, Community Based,
Parent Managed

Specialised Youth Support (ages 12-26)

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For everyone (all ages over 18)

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