Seniors

From 1 July 2022, the Mansfield District Hospital will be the main provider of aged care services.

Commonwealth Government’s announcement that Mansfield District Hospital will become the main provider of aged care services.

We're pleased to be working directly with the hospital to ensure older people in our community have their needs met with a service that meets the community's expectations. 

We continue to provide all services such as home care, personal care, home maintenance, planned activities groups, carer’s respite, Meals on Wheels and volunteer transport, until the transition to MDH on 30 June 2022. 

Commonwealth Home Support - MyAged Care (CHSP)

Domestic assistance 

Assists clients to maintain a safe and tidy environment at home.

Personal care 

Provides clients with personal hygiene, monitoring and welfare visits.

Respite care 

Provides a break for carers by caring for the individual within their care.

Home maintenance 

Provides help with odd jobs around the home that do not require a tradesman.

Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels provides, hot appetising and culturally appropriate three course packed meal delivered by Volunteers to clients home within the Mansfield township area. Meals are delivered five days a week, including public holidays. Meals are prepared at Mansfield District Hospital and cater for nutritional and dietary needs.

Residents living in rural and remote areas can be provided with frozen meals, however delivery arrangements will need to be negotiated.

For clients already receiving services please phone our Supervisor Home and Community Care on 03 5775 8566.

Community members not already receiving services

If you're 65 years and over phone MyAged Care 1800 200 422, or
If you're under 65 years phone the Regional Assessment Team 5775 8563