• Are you ready to take the next step?

    How to apply - Residential Respite

    To be eligible for respite care, an assessment by the Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT) is needed.

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

    Alternatively, contact My Aged Care on 1800 200 422, or visit the My Aged Care website.

    What’s the next step?

    After the assessment, the ACAT will write to you to let you know the outcome of your assessment. The letter will specify whether you have been approved for residential respite services.

    To book overnight respite within a residential care home, contact Residential Admissions, quoting your My Aged Care referral number on (08) 8373 9113,  or email accommodation@resthaven.asn.au.

    For respite at Resthaven Mount Gambier, please contact the Manager directly on (08) 8723 0911.

    For respite at Resthaven Port Elliot, please contact the Manager directly on (08) 8554 2000

    Questions? View our FAQs.

    How to apply - Community Respite

    To use Resthaven’s Community Respite Services, you will need a referral from My Aged Care.

    Contact Resthaven’s Community Services on 1300 136 633, and we’ll facilitate your My Aged Care referral.

    What’s the next step?

    Resthaven will contact you to talk about the services you need.

    Alternatively, contact Resthaven’s Community Services on 1800 13 66 33 and quote your My Aged Care referral number to book day or overnight respite.