Eligibility & Assessment

Eligibility for services
  • You will need to meet eligibility requirements for each particular service.                                                                                                            
  • These requirements might include a minimum/maximum age and a decreased ability to perform basic daily living tasks without some extra help.
  • The assessment of each funding source will determine your eligibility and identify exactly how much and what type of help you will need.
  • Our Older Persons and Ability Support Service is proud to be an approved provider of the Commonwealth Home Care Packages Program. We manage a number of level 2 and level 3 home care packages, for further information read 'On My Terms' or phone our case manager on 5232 9420.
  • To enquire about your eligibility you may contact My Aged Care, contact our office (5232 9420 or visit Customer Assist, 2–6 Rae St, Colac.
  • There are also programs and information for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people; people from culturally or linguistically diverse backgrounds; people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex; or carers to help make living and caring easier.