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Day Care Centre for the Frail Aged and Younger people with a disability.
Service offers many different programs including a wide range of Healthy Lifestyle activities, Learning Opportunities, Social Support & Support services & Home Modifications/Maintenance including lawn & garden maintenance for eligible clients. Programs include: Home Maintenance & Mods, Centre Based Day Social Support - respite for carers, Community Development, Community Visitors Scheme - Neighbour Aid, Activities Club, Open Age Learning Centre, Manual Activities Centre - Adult education/Social Group.
Monday Group suitable for people with mild dementia held at Ashbury Senior Citizen Centre. Hot meals provided. Structured activities program designed for mental stimulation, reality orientation, and for the groups enjoyment. Recreational activities eg, gentle exercise, crafts, special day celebrations, outings, support/companionship.
Centre based day respite service for frail elderly and dementia people living in the community. Day Care service covers Auburn Local Govt Area as well as surrounding districts. Fee classed as donation towards meal (hot or cold meal & includes soup & sweets). People may provide their own lunch. Outings are also available for those attending day respite.
Day program specifically for people with dementia related illness. Service can provide transport to Centre.
Nareen Garden's Corella Cottage Dementia Day Centre provides specialist care for sufferers of Alzheimer's Disease and related disorders in a secure homelike environment. They offer Specialised Dementia Assessment and activities are based on the clients' abilities. If transport is a problem they can arrange travel by car to any of the centres for a small fee. During the day activities are offered to support the daily living skills of the individual, activities include Bread Making, BBQs, Gardening, Meal Preparation, Gentle Exercise, Leisurely Walks, Music Therapy, Social Outings, Craft (activities vary from cottage to cottage) All clients are provided with a hot meal which is prepared and cooked on site. 3 places available for 7 days respite & 1 drop-in place available for short term respite. Other sites are Warnervale and Terrigal phone above number for further details.
Program funded for frail aged who are at risk of social isolation through the HACC program. Persons to be eligible must either reside in their own home, rented, reside with family/friends in the Baulkham Hills Local Government Area. Persons are not eligible who live in supported care facilities such as hostels, nursing home.
A centre based respite program for people with dementia. The days activities include reminiscence programs, music therapy & bus outings. Morning tea & a hot lunch are provided, transport to & from the centre can be arranged. Weekly Programs include: Mon - Ladies Day, Tues - Mens Day, Wed - Mixed Day, Thu - Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Day, Fri - Mixed Day, Sat - Younger Onset Group (under age of 65 years). Third wed of each month the Centre provides respite for clients (with dementia) while their carers attend a support group.
Dementia Specific Day care. Runs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am - 3pm.
Specialist Respite Care Day Service offering respite in a safe secure and home like environment for people with a dementing illness. Emergency respite is available. Activity programmes, are person orientated. Planned social outings for carers monthly and on-going support to carers as required. Ongoing monitoring of clients & carers to ensure care plans remain current and carers receiving support necessary. Staff who liaise on behalf of the care/client, with GP's and other relevant agencies such as ACAT, CCRC, CDU and COPS.
To provide day respite for carers of the frail aged, dependent, confused, elderly. To provide support, information and education to the carers. To provide counselling to carers during crisis. Various activities - gentle exercise, recreational activities, board games, musical videos, bus trips, picnics.
Warrina Cottage is part of the Community Rehabilitation & Geriatric Service (CRAGS). The cottage is a day respite centre for residents of the St George Area with a diagnosis of a moderate to severe dementing illness. Also offers occasional care for emergency or planned needs. Warrina Cottage offers a friendly, home like secure environment with assistance and supervision by trained staff. Activities include exercise, games, cards, music, craft and outings.
Transport - local and inter town for shopping, social and specialist treatment. Meals on Wheels. HACC worker.
Provides respite care to people with early stage dementia. Small groups of people meet in the cottage for social activities, 5 days a week from 9am - 3pm. Men's woodworking group runs on Tuesdays. Encourage anyone who may be thinking about the program to drop in for morning tea and a visit. As they program is a small group they are able to tailor the program to the interests of the clients.
Include:- *CACP's-mainly in B&B area *Bayrest Respite Service-Helensburgh to Nth Durras *Working Carer Program-Shoalhaven Area *Sth Coast High Level Care Respite-Helensburgh to Nth Durras area. *Centre Based Day Group *Mobile services
Providing a range of activities and companionship for the frail aged, lonely and disabled in our community who have little opportunity of getting out and about. Activities vary according to need and may include: Games, crafts, films, discussions, barbecues, outings. Bus will collect & return clients. A dementia specific program is conducted 3 days per week.
Ethnic Community Council ph: (02) 4929 5880 Operates day centre services for people of NESB - particularly of Polish origin. Tuesday 10am-2pm with meal for frail aged clients. Providing activities and healthy fresh cooked meals.
Dementia specific day care centre which provides supported social activities for people with dementia. Service Provides: Assessment, Case Management, Case Planning/Review and Coordination, Counselling/Support, Information and Advocacy, Transport for Service Users.
Service delivery 7 days per week as negotiated. Our aim is to prevent premature or inappropriate institutionalisation. Dementia Specific program at Bushview Cottage (Mon - Fri 10 am - 2 pm) counselling and support. Dementia-specific Community Aged Care Packages (5).