Telephone support - just a phone call away

other_icon.jpgIf you do not live with your care receiver the Telecross service can give you support and peace of mind 365 days a year by offering a daily contact service for your care receiver.

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Respite for working carers

other_icon.jpgIf your care receiver is frail aged, respite may now be available to you because of an increase in the availability of services just for working carers.

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Support services available during holiday period

Other MattersIn case you, a family member or friend are confronted with a crisis situation or need general support or counselling over the Christmas New Year break, the following is a list of services in New South Wales which will be available to you.  All services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week unless noted otherwise.

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Buying care services

other_icon.jpgFollowing overseas trends, more and more service companies are being established in Australia to provide care for clients, particularly those who are elderly.

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Vacation Care Matters

other_icon.jpgWith less than a month to go before the school holidays begin, working carers with younger school age children may need to start organising holiday care. For many of us, it is not always possible to depend on friends, neighbours or family to care for them whilst we are at work. Vacation care programs provide creative indoor and outdoor activities that should keep the kids happily and safely occupied. Extra support may be available to help children with disabilities access these mainstream services.

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