Blue Mountains Community Directory

Volunteer Home Visitors

Phone: 02 4739 1164; 02 4782 1117 (Katoomba Neighbourhood Centre)

Fax: 02 4739 4863

Location: Lower Mountains Neighbourhood Centre, 33 Hope St, Blaxland NSW 2774




Description: Provides a home visiting service for people over 65 years and their carers which aims to assist these people to live in their own homes as long as possible. Volunteer Home Visitors provide company, outings, friendly phone calls, a home library service. Also one-to-one Shopping assistance - assisting clients with personal shopping and paying bills.

Hours: Mon-Thu 9am-4:30pm Fri 9am-1pm

Fees: Small cost for transport

Disability Access: Yes (ramps and toilets)

Area Served: Blue Mountains LGA (Lapstone to Warrimoo)

Languages (other than English): German

Volunteering Note: Service always welcomes new volunteers

Keywords: Carers; People with a Disability; Older People; Community Visiting; Respite Care Services; Shopping Assistance; Monitoring Services; Social Support Services; Aged and Disability Information Services; Assessment and Referral Services; Computer and Internet Training

Alternative Names: Blaxland Volunteer Home Visitors

Parent Organisation: Lower Mountains Neighbourhood Centre

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