Byron Shire Respite Service Inc. has been servicing the Byron Shire region for 25 years
and is supported by the Australian Government Department of Health.
Visit www.health.gov.au for more information.
Due to recent government changes, responsibility for ageing and aged care has recently moved to the Department of Health from the Department of Social Services (DSS). Information about ageing and aged care is currently still available on the DSS website, and will be transferred to the Department of Health website shortly. For current information of ageing and aged care,
please visit: www.dss.gov.au/ageing-and-aged-care
Join us at the Brunswick Heads Christmas Market
on Wednesday the 14th December from 3-9pm
You can support Byron Shire Respite Service by purchasing a gift item from our stall.
Goodies for sale will include knitted toys, jams and other edibles made with love
by our Thursday social group, carers and other proud supporters.
National Disability Standards Accredited National Home Care Standards Accredited
Congratulations to the following supporters, who last Sunday 6th November won one of 10 DINNERS FOR TWO! Thank you to our great local eateries for making this raffle possible, and everybody who purchased a $2 raffle ticket. Be sure to keep an eye out for our next fabulous raffle.
Kerry won a dinner for two at Sura
The Carer Gateway is an Australian Government initiative. It provides information about the services and support available for people who care for someone with a disability, a chronic illness, dementia, mental illness or who is frail aged.
Please click onto the above image to open a 4 page pdf of December's Carers' Newsletter.
If you would like to be on our mailing list to recieve a newsletter monthly
or discuss any aspect of your caring role, please telephone Barbara on 6685 1619.
Although funding for the Commonwealth Home Support Programme has been provided by the Australian Government,
the material contained herein does not necessarily represent the views or policies of the Australian Government.