SOCIAL SUPPORT SERVICES AND DEMENTIA SUPPORT SERVICE
Based on a needs assessment, CCCi staff together with service users and their family members/carers make a care plan to respond to individual needs.
Staff and/or trained volunteers, who speak clients’ language, provide assistance and support through a range of services and activities including
Visiting on a regular basis at your home, or go for a coffee and have a chat
Help with small tasks around the home, including check fridge contents and use-by dates of food items.
Personal shopping assistance, for example clothes, healthy food, or pay bills
Outings – attending a small targeted group outings
Escorting – assistance with going to appointments such as medical or social appointments
Telephoning – making a regular phone call for a friendly chat, or reminding about appointments
Fee: There is no charge for this service
a small transport fee applies if transport service is requested
Volunteers are provided with training, support by staff, and undergo a Criminal Record Check.