Community Home Support, Alice Springs
The aim of this program is to assist older people to live at home longer rather than be admitted into long-term residential care. The program supports Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 50 years and over and older people from the broader population 65 years and over.
The Community Home Support Program can assist by providing:
– Domestic assistance such as cleaning and clothes washing
– Personal care assistance
– Support to connect to community activities or assistance with shopping
– Respite care to support carer in their caring role
– Meals on Wheels