In Home Support Services
Resthaven’s Home Support Services provide in-home assistance to help you stay living at home.
Services are delivered by trained staff in a way that supports your choices and independence, respects your privacy, and provides peace of mind.
To find a service near you, call 1300 136 633
There is a wide range of services available.
To enable the best possible quality of life, a case manager will partner with you to develop appropriate, individualised care plans, that consider your circumstances, and provide you with services that will optimise your allocated funding, meet your preferences and needs, as well as meeting legislative requirements.
Discover more about our In Home Support Services.
Domestic services that will help you around the home include:
- House cleaning
- Light gardening
- Meal preparation
- Shopping and bill paying
- Help with pets
- Minor home maintenance
We assist you in self-care, supporting you in maintaining your independence.
- Dressing and grooming
- Taking or applying medications
- Continence management
If you would benefit from joining an exercise group, or need to manage chronic conditions, such as stroke, Parkinson’s, heart health, diabetes, or arthritis, Resthaven can support you to be independent by providing services which have a preventative, maintenance, reablement, or restorative focus.
Qualified and registered allied health professionals can work with you at your home or at our centre to establish a tailored treatment plan based on your individual assessment.
Rehabilitation and Therapy may include:
- Occupational therapy
- Speech pathology
- Formal counselling and social work
Learn more about Rehabilitation and Therapy at Resthaven.
Exercise and Wellness Activities may include:
- Individual or group therapy
- Exercise classes
- Tai Chi/Chi ball
- Water exercises (aquatherapy)
- Nutritional advice
- Self-management of chronic conditions, such as Parkinson’s, stroke or pulmonary conditions, arthritis and diabetes
Click here to learn more about exercise and wellness at Resthaven.
We work with you to stay involved with family, friends and the community. Services include:
- Individual support for outings, hobbies, exercise classes, visiting family and friends.
- Group activities at one of our Community Services branches or in a community setting, based on your interests.
- Dementia support including specific support for those living alone with memory loss
- Parkinson’s Support Group
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We provide respite to support carers, to enable them to sustain their physical and emotional health.
Respite can be in the carer’s or client’s home, a community venue or at one of our Community Services centres or respite cottages.
Choose from day respite, group respite, and overnight respite.
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Anyone over 60 is eligible to apply for Home Care Services.
To apply, please contact Resthaven Community Services on 1300 13 66 33.