• In Home Support Services

    AACQA Better Practice Award
    2016 Winner AACQA Better Practice Award in Clinical Care/Medication Management

    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.


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    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.


    How much does it cost? Find out more

    Better Practice Award IE 2017

    Discover more about our In Home Support Services.

    Domestic services that will help you around the home include:
    • House cleaning
    • Laundry
    • Light gardening
    • Meal preparation
    • Shopping and bill paying
    • Help with pets
    • Minor home maintenance

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    We assist you in self-care, supporting you in maintaining your independence.

    Tasks include:
    • Showering/washing
    • Dressing and grooming
    • Taking or applying medications
    • Continence management

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    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
    • Nursing
    • Physiotherapy
    • 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.

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    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

    Click here to learn more.

    Respite group and Onkaparinga office (54)

    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.

    Click here to learn more.

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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.

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    Did you know you can access affordable home services without assessment or eligibility testing?

    Resthaven’s Lifestyle Choices Plus delivers tailored services when and where you want it, with no waiting!

    Click here to find out more.

    Need some help to remain living at home, leading an independent lifestyle?

    Call Resthaven now on 1300 136 633. We’ll facilitate your My Aged Care or ACAT referral.

    ‘The service goes beyond the call of duty. The service is perfect. The time spent with me is incredible.’ – Resthaven client

    Home care self assessment tool and proposed budget plan.

    If you would like to complete your self assessment and have been provided with a username and password by a Resthaven coordinator please click here.

    If you need more information or assistance call 1300 136 633.