BAYSIDE COMMUNITY INFORMATION DIRECTORY

Community Aged Care

Phone: 02 9782 4408; 02 9770 7555 (After hours)

Fax: 02 9770 7593

Location: 201 Rookwood Rd, Yagoona NSW 2199

Mail: PO Box 34, Yagoona NSW 2199

Email:

Web: www.rspcansw.org.au/our-work/programs-community-services/pets-for-older-persons

facebook twitter

Description: The Aged Care program is run via the RSPCA NSW, assists socially isolated elderly people by offering assistance with their pets in times of crisis. The Aged Care Program aims to keep pets and their elderly owners happy, healthy and together in their own homes for as long as possible. Aged Care services: Temporary foster accommodation and/or emergency boarding of the pet should the owner require medical treatment, respite or other assistance. Assistance with veterinary treatment, pet grooming, home visits to assist the elderly with basic pet care and a volunteer network to assist with dog walking, transport to and from local vet, etc.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

Fees: Payment plan options available

Area Served: Sydney Metro

Volunteering Note: Volunteers and foster carers needed, contact for details

Keywords: Older People; Palliative Care; Birds; Dogs; Cats; Animal Care Volunteers; Veterinary Services; Animal Welfare; Animal Accommodation

Alternative Names: Community Aged Care Program, Pets of Older People

Parent Organisation: RSPCA NSW

© IDEAS [63487] Last Full Review: 17Jul19

Disclaimer: All information is supplied by individual service providers and no guarantee can be given as to its accuracy. All details are subject to change without notice. Inclusion of a service does not imply endorsement or recommendation.
Report a problem with this listing