Respite

Central West Commonwealth Carer Respite Centre
Tel: 1800 052 222      .
After hours respite available if eligible, in the case of an emergency.
Web: www.carersnsw.org.au
Email: respite@livebetter.org.au
Hours: 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday
The Carer Respite Centre supports informal carers of people with a disability, mental illness, chronic illness or who are frail aged. We can assist eligible carers to access short term episodic planned or emergency respite. We also provide support for young carers.

LINC CHSP (Commonwealth Home Support Program)
Overnight Dementia Care
1 Padley Street
Tel: 6352 2077 for general enquires; 6354 5911 for food services; 6354 5909 for community lunch/social support; 6354 5908 for home maintenance,
Fax: 6353 1826
Email: linc@linc.org.au
Web: https://linc.org.au/
Hours: 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday
Overnight care in a homely environment for people who have memory loss.  The cottage has a maximum of two visitors per night and experienced staff  members  provide individualised care. ACAT assessment of Dementia/Alzheimer’s is required for attendance. Contact 0409 522 232 or 6352 3360 for further information. A fee is charged for the service.

LINC Disability Services LUSY Program (Linking You Socially) Drop in support 24 hours 7 days a week
1 Padley St, Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6352 2077
Fax: 6353 1826
Web: www.linc.org.au
Hours: 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday

LiveBetter Community Services
1 Ordnance Avenue Lithgow NSW 2790
Tel: 1800 580 580
Email: info@livebetter.org.au
AGED
v  Support Coordination
v  Commonwealth Carer Respite Centre
v  DETC
v  Employed Carers
v  Mental Health Respite
v  RRBS
v  Young Carers
OTHER SERVICES
v  Home Modifications
v  Community Transport

UnitingCare
94 Main St, Lithgow 2790
2/31 Railway Parade, Lithgow 2790
166 Howick Street, Bathurst 2795
Tel: 6351 4887
Office hours: 9am – 4pm Monday to Friday
Email: manager@ucl.com.au
NDIS Registered provider offering:
v  Plan Management
v  Support Coordination
v  Community and recreational activities
v  Skill building
v  Assistance to access employment
v  Assistance at home
v  Respite/short term accommodation
v  Support for Long-term Accommodation options and opportunities
v  Transport
We also offer support to people who are older living at home including:
v  Access to the community
v  Social support groups
v  Assistance at home with housework and daily living
v  Assistance to access appointments
v  Short term accommodation/respite care