Types of services
The types of services offered by the Aged Care and Rehabilitation Clinical Stream within the Local Health District include:
Apart from these services conducted by the Local Health District, there are many other services available to older persons, persons with disability and carers. These may be run by community organisations, faith-based organisations or private businesses. These will include support through things like personal care, domestic cleaning, shopping and meal preparation, transport and social support. Information about the range of services available to support people in their homes can be found on the My Aged Care website, here.
There are also a number of aged care homes (nursing homes) in South Western Sydney. People may stay in these homes on a permanent basis or short-term for respite. There is full information about aged care homes on the My Aged Care website, here