My Aged Care is the Commonwealth one-stop-shop for aged services and information in Australia. The services include allied health services, aged care homes, respite and help in your own home including community transport.
For people under 65 years who have a disability and their carers please contact us directly for further information about alternative support on (03) 9575 5333.
There is a registration process with My Aged Care. Please visit this page for further information.
When you contact the My Aged Care Centre they will register you and conduct a screening process over the phone and then either:
Once you have been referred to Connect Health & Community by the My Aged Care service our staff will contact you. Connect Health & Community is a provider of the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) and of the Home and Community Care (HACC) program, which provides services to eligible people.
For more information about the Commonwealth My Aged Care service please visit the My Aged Care website or call the My Aged Care Call Centre on 1800 200 422
Connect Health & Community is committed to creating and maintaining a child safe organisation where protecting children and preventing and responding to child abuse is embedded in the everyday thinking and practice of all its workforce.Read More
Connect Health & Community does not participate in billing Medicare for allied health or mental health services. Low income and pensioners are charged a small fee for service. All fees are scaled according to income.Read More
Our fees are designed to make professional health care accessible to the communities we serve.Read More
Speech pathologists provide assessment and management of communication, swallowing and feeding difficulties.
We have been offering safe and quality door-to-door transport options to our community since 1975.
We provide Occupational Therapy to help children, adults and those experiencing mental health issues, to achieve their full potential.