Respite for Adults Living with a Disability (Jewish Care)

  1. About this service

    Provides day and overnight respite at Jewish Care's Adult Respite Centre, providing essential 'time out' for families and unpaid carers. The centre offers housing, individualised support and community engagement and the opportunity to develop skills, build confidence and trial a more independent living setting.

      • Service name

        Respite for Adults Living with a Disability (Jewish Care)

      • Service address

        619 St Kilda Road Melbourne VIC 3004
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      • Additional sites

        Contact service directly - Respite House available in Caulfield

      • Phone

        8517 5999

      • Fax

        8517 5778

      • Twitter

        https://twitter.com/jewishcarevic

      • Urgency levels

        Direct Help, Some Help

      • Service area

        Bayside City Council, City of Kingston, City of Glen Eira, City of Port Phillip, City of Stonnington

      • Service hours

        Mon to Fri 9am – 5pm

      • Age group

        Minimum age 18 years

      • Additional age criteria

        Adult Respite Centre - over the age of 18 living with a disability who live at home with family or carers.

      • Eligibility criteria

        Families who identify as Jewish

      • Interpreters

        Yes but requires booking in advance

      • Service type

        INDIVIDUAL

      • Costs

        No Costs

      • Languages (other than English)

        No

      • Disability access

        Yes

      • Drop in service

        No

      • Outreach

        No

    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Participation length

        As Required

      • Participation type

        Voluntary

      • Secondary consult

        No

      • Staff profile

        Qualified Staff

      • Who can refer

        Anyone

      • Referral mode

        No

  2. Respite for Adults Living with a Disability (Jewish Care)