• Hersey Cottages

    Hersey Cottages

    Address:
    6-8 Township Rd, Marion, SA, 5043, Australia

    Resthaven Community Respite Services offers home-style small group respite to carers six days per week, in the beautifully restored, heritage-listed Hersey Cottages.

    Hersey Cottages Respite Fact Sheet

    Overview

    Gardening at Hersey Cottages MarionResthaven Community Respite Services offers home-style small group respite to carers six days per week, in the beautifully restored, heritage-listed Hersey Cottages.

    The Hersey Cottages are conveniently situated on Township Road, fronting Resthaven Marion. This quiet location allows easy access and parking.

    Programs

    Small Group Extended Day Respite

    Small group day respite is offered in a group of up to five people, in a relaxed, supportive, enjoyable and secure environment.

    Operating hours:

    Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 8.00am – 7.00pm
    Tuesday, Thursday: 11.00am – 6.00pm
    Saturday: 9.00am – 5.00pm

    Group activities include:

    • Interactive social programs that focuses on their abilities and interests
    • Opportunities to learn new skills or participate in a particular hobby or activity
    • Opportunities to participate in lifestyle programs at Resthaven Marion Residential Care, or join in activities at the “Men’s Shed”
    • Hot meals or sandwiches are provided

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    Eligibility

    A My Aged Care referral number is required to access community respite services.

    Respite care at the Hersey Cottages is available for carers of older people, older people with dementia and older people with high level care needs who live in the southern and eastern metropolitan regions of Adelaide.

    Carers from rural and remote areas may access the service.


    Please note that vacancies are subject to change at short notice. For the latest vacancy information, please contact us on (08) 8198 2060 or email: respite@resthaven.asn.au.

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