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Where can I find children's respite care near Springvale?

If you’re looking for respite care in Melbourne, and in particular, quality respite care near Springvale, you’ve come to the right place.

Melba respite care Cranbourne and Frankston offer supportive, welcoming environments for children and young people. It’s a great opportunity for the person to enjoy a short stay somewhere new.


An important part of caring is taking short breaks, regularly, to maintain wellbeing, do other things, and be at your best for the person you support.


Taking the person out into the community is another part of caring. In Springvale, that could be enjoying a favourite Asian meal in one of the cafes along Springvale Road or the fabulous asian cafes hidden along Buckingham Avenue. Perhaps it’s spending time at Springvale Library or Springvale Community Hub Park.


Our support workers also know great local spots near Melba's respite homes in Cranbourne and Frankston to take people in respite care.

What activities do children do in respite care near Springvale?

This is a frequently asked question, and we love answering it because we offer numerous fun activities for the child and young person.


Activities at Melba respite care near Springvale can include:


· a meal out at a local café

· engaging in community activities

· playing a favourite sport or watching a local game

· sensor activities around the home

· arts and crafts and other creative activities

· watching favourite TV shows and playing games on Xbox and Wii

· socialising and making new friends


Activities the person can engage in are designed to build resilience, capacity and independent living skills, while being fun at the same time.


How long can the person stay?


Melba short-term accommodation and assistance can mean overnight, a day, several days, time over the school holidays, or some other length of time. Simply speak to our team about your needs as a carer.

Level of personal care at Melba respite

In case you didn’t know, Melba a registered NDIS provider Melbourne. This means we are accountable to government standards when providing personal care.


As a testimony to our level of care, Melba was a winner in the National Disability Awards 2023 in the category "Excellence in Service Quality". This acknowledged how people who access Melba services are supported to have the highest standard of health and wellbeing at Melba.


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Care is individually tailored to the person’s needs, interests and tastes.


This includes:


· personal care

· daily tasks, such as meal planning, preparation

· ensuring medication is taken correctly and on time


In case you didn't know, your provider of respite care in Melbourne, Melba Support, offers respite care at various locations across Victoria. This makes it convenient for you if you want to take a short break somewhere different. There is every chance you’ll find a Melba respite care home not far from where you are going.


Melba respite care for children is located in:


· Cranbourne

· Frankston

· Ballarat Central

· Sebastopol

· Sale

· Warragul


Melba respite care for adults is located in:


· Ballarat Central

· Miners Rest

· Sale

· Traralgon


When you need respite care near Springvale, speak to the welcoming team at Melba today!

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