What do we offer?

Residential respite is short-term care which aims to restore or maintain your independence. It can be arranged for a planned period of time and is available on an emergency basis. Respite care offers the resident a period of rest, care and support to increase your capacity to return home and continue living as independently as possible. For those with a carer, it allows you and your carer to take a break and ensures your care needs are met when your carer is unavailable for any reason.

Community availability

Short-term care and residential aged care is provided in Ouyen and Sea Lake.

How much will it cost?

Respite care is funded in part by the Government and residents are required to pay a daily contribution.

How to access this service?

You will need to be assessed by My Aged Care. For more information on how to access short-term care or for general enquire call the Ouyen Service Centre on (03) 5092 1111 or the Sea Lake Service Centre on (03) 5070 2155.

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