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Social Support Individual

Overview

Goolburri SSI provides one-on-one support for clients/elders from a Direct Care Worker either in the home or while accessing community services. This includes meeting the needs for social contact and/or accompaniment in order to participate in community life.

Services

  • Friendly visits in the home
  • Letter writing for the client
  • Assistance with shopping
  • Assistance with banking
  • Assistance with medication
  • Assist in attending appointments

General Information

  • SSI to the client /elders does not have to be in your home.
  • SSI assistance can take place in a park, shopping mall or other location.
  • SSI is also available for clients/elders who are caring for someone (carer) so that they may have some time for themselves.
  • A Direct Care Worker will be responsive to the clients/elders needs.

Client Contribution Fee

  • From $5/hour
  • Payment may be made via cash, card or bank transfer

Service Area

Toowoomba and surrounding suburbs

Age Care Planning Region

Contact Details

20 Scott Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350
Postal Address: PO Box 1198
Phone: (07) 4638 8607
Fax: (07) 4632 0548

Nathan Gaulton
Commonwealth Home Support Program – Manager
Email: chsp@goolburri.org.au