The MCCI In Home Support Program operates across the Illawarra and Shoalhaven Local Government Areas (LGAs). The service provides individual support to older people, younger people with a disability and their carers from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds.
The In Home Program provides Social Support Individual and Flexible Respite.
Aims of the In Home Social Support Individual service is to:
All visits are provided by a culturally and linguistically appropriate bilingual support worker or volunteer.
Transport is provided. The service operates throughout Wollongong and Shellharbour LGA.
Aims of the In Home Flexible Respite service is to:
A care plan will be developed, which will include a number of activities aimed at providing a break for the carer.
Carers of frail, elderly people as well as people with a disability from a culturally and linguistically diverse background. The service operates throughout Wollongong and Shoallhaven LGA.
Anyone can refer to the service, including clients themselves.
The service operates Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
A small contribution fee applies to the service. Please contact the coordinator for current fees.
In Home Support Coordinator
Phone: 02 4229 7566
Fax: 02 4226 3146