Alfred Health Carer Services (The Alfred)

  1. About this service

    Provides 24 hour carer support and access to planned and urgent respite for carers. Also supports people to manage their caring role, thereby helping them to maintain their own health and wellbeing. Staff can assist carers by telephone and may also visit at home.

      • Service name

        Alfred Health Carer Services (The Alfred)

      • Service address

        Caulfield Hospital, 260 Kooyong Road, Caulfield
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      • Phone

        9076 6111 or 1800 052 222

      • Fax

        9076 6139

      • Urgency levels

        Urgent Help

      • Service area

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

      • Service hours

        24 hour service - 7 days a week

      • Eligibility criteria

        Caring for someone who has a physical or intellectual disability or a person with mental illness or perhaps a family member or friend who has memory loss or dementia or who is becoming frail and needs help to continue living at home. Young carers may care for a parent or sibling.

      • Interpreters

        Yes but requires booking in advance

      • Service type


      • Costs

        No Costs -

      • Disability access


      • Drop in service


      • Outreach


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      • Participation length

        As Required

      • Staff profile

        Qualified Staff

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  2. Alfred Health Carer Services (The Alfred)