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Inner West Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centre (CRCC) - Respite

Phone: 02 9641 7081; 1800 052 222

Fax: 02 9641 7094

Location: 83 Milton St, Ashfield NSW 2131

Email:

Web: www.wesleymission.org.au/home/our-services/wesley-carer-services/inner-west-commonwealth-respite-and-carelink-centre/what-we-offer/

Description: Commonwealth Carer Respite and Carelink Centre (CRCC) provides emergency and short term respite for carers in the Inner West region funded under the National Respite for Carers Program. The CRCC also receives funding from Department of Social Services (DSS) for the Young Carers program; Respite Support for the Carers of Young People with Severe or Profound Disability (RSCYP) program and the Mental Health Respite program. CRCC delivers Consumer Directed Respite Care Packages and operate the Dementia Education and Training program (DET). 1800 number is a free call except from mobile phones where normal charges apply.

Hours: Office hours, Mon-Fri: 8.30am-5pm; After hours Emergency respite only 1800 200 422

Fees: Carer contribution where possible for respite

Contact: Emergency - 1800 052 222

Referral: Call 1800 052 222 to discuss your locality and eligibility

Transport: Bus stop at door: 480 and 483, Ashfield Station and Summer Hill Station

Disability Access: Yes (Street ramp access to building and pull down ramp at front door)

Area Served: Sydney Inner West HACC

Languages (other than English): Italian, Danish, Arabic, and Spanish

Volunteering Note: Call Service Coordinator

Keywords: Older People; Carers; People with a Disability; Crisis Intervention Services; Dementia; Respite Care Services; Mental Health Services

Alternative Names: Commonwealth Carelink Centre, Commonwealth Carer Respite Centre

Parent Organisation: Wesley Mission

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