Commonwealth Carelink and Respite Centres

The Commonwealth Respite & Carelink Centres (CRCC) will continue to provide information about respite options and support services but are no longer required to provide information about aged care or disability services. The Commonwealth Respite & Carelink Centres (CRCC) will continue to be funded for provision of the Carer Respite & Support services until 30 June 2018. Your nearest Centre has a range of information about the following services in your region:  household help, home modification and maintenance  personal, nursing and respite care  transport and meal services  disability services day care and therapy centres  assessment, including Aged Care Assessment Teams special services for dementia continence assistance support for carers Community Aged Care Packages aged care homes a range of allied health care (eg. podiatry, physiotherapy etc), and support groups.

Phone: 1800 052 222 and 1800 059 059