Visit the My Aged Care website to find information about how to access Australian Government–funded aged care services. You can apply for an assessment online and search for local aged care providers that meet your needs.
You can also call 1800 200 422 Mon - Fri (8am to 8pm) and Sat (10am to 2pm).
Helping Hands Care Services is an accredited provider of Veteran's Home Care (VHC). Veterans’ Home Care (VHC) provides low level home care services to assist eligible veterans, war widows and widowers to remain living independently at home. Services include domestic assistance, personal care, respite care, lawn mowing, and safety related home and garden maintenance. Residential respite can be approved at aged care facilities, while other VHC services are provided in the home. Veteran Card holders are required to contact the VHC Assessment Agency on 1300 550 450 for an assessment before services can be provided.
Helping Hands is part of Community Resources, a national not-for-profit that runs some of the largest social enterprises in Australia and delivers a range of community services, employing 650 people last year, 79% of them experiencing barriers to employment.
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Helping Hands would like to acknowledge the Worimi people, who are the traditional custodians of the land we live and work on. Helping Hands would also like to pay respect to Elders both past and present of the Worimi nation and extend that respect to other Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people.