Personal care

If you are eligible for support services, you can receive help to manage your everyday personal care to help you stay in your home for longer and remain independent, including help with:

  • bathing
  • getting in and out of bed
  • dressing
  • eating and preparing food
  • going to the toilet
  • shaving or doing hair
  • getting out of the house.

If you need help with cleaning and other domestic tasks, see domestic assistance.

Apply for personal care services

To receive our personal care services, you first need to find out if you are eligible and which services are right for you. To get started, see apply for ageing and disability services.

Fees are subsidised and means tested. For more information, contact us on 9278 4777 or email Ageing and Disability Services.

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