Strathfield Council provides a centre-based Aged Day Care program for frail-aged and socially isolated residents in Strathfield and surrounding local government areas. The service is funded by Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) and Strathfield Council.
At Strathfield's Aged Care Program they provide a variety of activities with its aim to enhance the general health, wellbeing and community engagement to local residents in a friendly and stimulating environment. The Aged Day Care program encourages community members to share existing skills and knowledge with others, as well as develop new skills. The Centre runs a number of activities throughout the year both at the Strathfield Community Centre as well as regular outings to various locations across Sydney.
Programs organised by the Aged Day Care Coordinator, including:
- Gentle exercise
- Relaxation exercises
- Board games
- Guest speakers
- Off-site community outings
Who is eligible for the service?
- Must be registered with My Aged Care
- Living in Strathfield Local Government Area
- Able to maintain independent personal hygiene
Aged Day Care Program is located at the Strathfield Community Centre.
1B Bates Street, Strathfield, NSW 2135
Transport is provided to and from the Aged Day Care Program centre. The Strathfield Council Bus departs from the centre at 9am and picks up clients from their homes. The bus departs from the centre at 2pm to take clients back to their homes.
As of 1st October 2017 the participant's contribution is $12.00 per day, which includes transport to venue, morning tea, lunch and activities.
For further information please contact the Aged Day Care Coordinator on 9748 9661 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday.