BAYSIDE COMMUNITY INFORMATION DIRECTORY

Multicultural Aged Care

Phone: 02 9718 6199

Fax: 02 9789 2392

Location: Suite 30, 532 Canterbury Rd, Campsie NSW 2194

Mail: PO Box 234, Campsie NSW 2194

Email:

Web: www.multiculturalagedcare.org.au

Description: Provides services to frail aged and their carers who are from cultural and linguistically diverse backgrounds. Respite Care (NRCP) Provides specific Centre-based Day Care programs for frail-aged people and respite to their carers. Each language group receives one day per fortnight of service. The groups are: Vietnamese, Chinese, Italian, Greek and Arabic. Participants must live in the Canterbury LGA. Transport and food are provided as well as culturally relevant educational activities. Each language group receives two long outings each year. Transport and food are provided during each outing. Home Care Packages (HCPs) The program assists older people to stay at home by providing a package of services such as; showering, light house duties, transportation and meal preparation according to the clients' care needs. The program is for people who live in the Canterbury/Bankstown LGAs. In the Canterbury LGA, the targeted language groups are those of any CALD background, but particularly those of Chinese, Vietnamese, Arabic, Greek, Italian & Korean backgrounds.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5.00pm

Contact: Dr. Rosy Walia (Executive Officer) 040 140 1968

Referral: ACAT, for HCPs; Family/Carers/Other Service Providers/Self or NRCP.

Transport: Transport provided to day care clients to and from their home

Disability Access: Yes

Area Served: Sydney Metro

Languages (other than English): English, Greek, Hindi, Arabic, Chinese and Vietnamese

Keywords: Carers; Older People; People with a Disability; Respite Care Services; Adult Day Care Centres

Alternative Names: Canterbury Multicultural Aged and Disability Support Service Inc.

© Canterbury Council [61610] Last Full Review: 18Feb16

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