Mt. Druitt Neighbour Aid, operating
since 22nd April, 1991 is a not-for-profit
organisation providing social support services
to frail aged people 65 and over.
Funded by the Department of Health,
Mt. Druitt Neighbour Aid is a Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) service provider. Our aim is to
assist individuals who are frail aged in order
to enhance their quality of life, keep their
independence and delay entry into an Aged Care
Mt Druitt Neighbour
Aid aims to provide a home visiting
support service for frail aged residents
of the Mt Druitt area to improve their
quality of life and social networks
Who can refer to the service?
\Most referrals come through My Aged Care but anyone can refer a person to Mt. Druitt
Neighbour Aid – relatives, carers, doctors,
other Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) service
providers or you can refer yourself.
What areas do we cover?
our service area include:
access Mt Druitt Neighbour Aid services?
people 65 and over.
often can we help?
are provided by trained volunteers weekly,
fortnightly or to suit clients’ needs.
does the service cost?
from one area to another but are minimal. A
small contributionis appreciated when transport is
provided for shopping and medical appointments
with the exception of home visits which do not
incur a cost.