Stirling Community Care provides several home care services for frail aged residents and people with disabilities. Services include cleaning, meal preparation, personal care and respite for carers.   

Domestic Assistance

Auslan LogoStirling Community Care provides a domestic assistance service where trained support workers assist with basic household chores such as:

    • Cleaning floors
    • Vacuuming
    • Cleaning toilet / bathroom
    • Laundry

This is normally provided on a fortnightly basis and focuses on areas of the house that are used regularly.

Personal care

Auslan LogoStirling Community Care provides a personal care service that is individually tailored for people requiring support with everyday tasks. A trained support worker will help the client stay in his or her own home and maintain physical independence by assisting with tasks such as:

    • Bathing, showering, supervision during showering, cleaning teeth / dentures
    • Dressing and undressing
    • Mobility
    • Assisting with eating and drinking
    • Toileting
    • Prompting with medication.

Respite Services

Auslan LogoStirling Community Care operates a respite service for residents which provides an opportunity for carers to have a break or attend to their own needs. Trained support workers offer companionship and short-term assistance with a range of personal care and daily living tasks.

Who can access this service?

HACC eligible clients.

How do I find out more?

Complete an online Customer Enquiry Form and the City will contact you directly. Alternatively, cann a Client Care Officer on the contact telephone numbers listed below or send a direct email.

What is the cost?

The cost for these services can be discussed during the assessment/referral process and the Client Care Officer can be contacted on
(08) 9205 8571 or (08) 9205 8507 or email community.care@stirling.wa.gov.au.    In charging fees we adhere to the HACC Fee Policy, which is based on client's income and capacity to pay.

Please refer to the HACC services fee list:

 Individual Support Services Booklet

 HACC Fees April 2017

 SCC Newsletter December 2016

 HACC Newsletter August 2016

 
For further information, please telephone the Client Care Officers at the Stirling Community Care on (08) 9205 8571 or (08) 9205 8507 or email community.care@stirling.wa.gov.au