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Finding respite services near Longwarry

If you're a Carer in the Longwarry area and you are looking for respite services, you’re in the right place. Melba Support respite services near Longwarry can help you. You’ll find respite homes for adults in Traralgon and for children in Cranbourne and Warragul. This is an opportunity for you to take a break somewhere new for the supported person to enjoy.

Being a Carer in Longwarry, you will already be familiar with local spots to take the person for a fun day out, such as picnics in Longwarry Memorial Park or to watch a local game at the Longwarry football and netball club.

Melba support workers in Cranbourne, Warragul and Traralgon also enjoy taking people supported to favourite local destinations while in respite care. Fun days out for supported people, are part of what we do at Melba Support.

Take regular short breaks by accessing Respite services near Longwarry

People supported can access welcoming respite care through Melba Support’s respite services near Longwarry. The length of the stay depends on your needs as a Carer and the needs of the person supported.

It could be overnight, for a few days, for an extended period over the school holidays, or some other period of time.

Whatever length your short break is, the most important thing as a Carer, is that you have regular breaks. This will help you maintain your wellbeing and enable you to do other things.

What does a person in Melba respite care do?

Adults and children in Melba respite care can access numerous activities that are fun and increase independent living skills.

Activities include:

· socialising with others and making new friends

· enjoying a meal out downtown

· going to the movies

· playing sport or watching a local game

· visiting local attractions

· participating in events in the community

· sensor activities around the home

· enjoying in-home activities such as reading, arts, crafts, games on Xbox and Wii

Melba Support is your NDIS provider Gippsland with the mission for every person supported to live a fabulous life. Melba’s services and supports always have that goal in mind. Our support staff make the person feel welcome and aim to create a homely environment for the person in Melba’s respite services near Longwarry.

Support includes:

· daily tasks, such as meal planning, preparation and cooking

· personal care

· taking medication correctly and on time

· developing independent living skills

Melba Support has respite homes for adults in:

· Traralgon

· Sale

· Ballarat

Melba Support has respite homes for children in:

· Warragul

· Sale

· Ballarat

· Cranbourne

· Frankston

The person you support is in good hands when in respite care with your trusted NDIS provider Gippsland.

Take the break you need. Speak to us today about accessing Melba respite services for the person you support.

Contact the Customer Engagement Team on 1300 696 352 or fill in the contact us form below.

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