Social outings, groups and visitors

Type of care

This is a type of help at home service. These are services that help you stay social and connected.

Purpose

To help you remain social and interact with your community.

How it could help

  • Arranging for a visitor to make in-home or telephone-based social calls
  • Providing a companion to assist with shopping or getting you to an appointment
  • Arranging social activities and providing or coordinating transport to social events
  • Arranging for you to attend group-based activities in a centre
  • Assistance setting up phone and internet communication services to keep in touch with loved ones
  • A care worker visiting you in your home for a short period of time (for example, when your carer is away or unavailable)

How would I get this service?

Depending on your eligibility, it can be provided: