Assessment & Eligibility

Who is eligible?

  • Are aged over 65 years and living in your own home
  • Are a Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and aged over 50 years
  • Have a disability
  • The carer of one of the above.

What happens next?

Before services can commence our Living at Home Assessment Officer will arrange a home visit to discuss your eligibility and how we can assist your individual needs. They will identify strengths and work with you to develop a support plan to assist with achieving your goals.

A comprehensive handbook will be provided with all the information about services available, rights and responsibilities, advocacy, privacy and confidentiality and grievance procedures.

What is the cost?

Nominal fees are charged for all services. These fees will be discussed with you during your initial assessment.


Kaye Robinson
Living at Home Assessment Officer
PO Box 201, Edenhope VIC 3318
Phone: 03 5585 9900

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