Aged Care & Rehabilitation Services

Information & Support

General information about aged care and aged care services in the community is available from a number of sources. The Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centre can be contacted on 1800 052 222 and provides up to date advice and information, as well as referral to services who can provide more specific assistance.

Carer Information and Support Service

Sydney LHD offers a comprehensive Carers Program which provides a range of information and support services.

Dementia Counselling and Support Service

The Dementia Counselling and Support Service is able to provide you with information about:

  • local dementia services;
  • dementia resources for carers or people with a recent diagnosis;
  • training and education services;
  • support groups and local contacts.

To contact your local DCS, contact the Access Care Team on 1300 722 276.