Community Information Directory

Department of Health

Phone: 1800 020 103 (Free call); 02 6289 1555 (Switchboard)

Location: Sirius Building, Furzer St, Woden ACT 2606


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Description: For information and referral advice on residential aged care, including charges and income/asset testing arrangements, community care assistance to help the frail aged to live independently in their own home, and support services for carers, including respite care. The Community Visitors scheme is run through this department.

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30-5pm

Contact: 1300 653 227 (Department of Social Services - for aged care information)

Transport: Close to buses (Woden Town Square)

Disability Access: Yes

Area Served: National

Keywords: Carers; Older People; People with a Disability; Community Information Services; Respite Care Services; Assessment and Referral Services; Home Nursing Services; Health Information Services

Parent Organisation: Australian Government

© IDEAS [40006] Last Full Review: 31Jan19

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