Community Services, Mid North Coast

Contact RFBI Community Services Mid North Coast

Address: Cnr Watson & Church St
BELLINGEN NSW 2454
Phone: (02) 6655 2777
Fax: (02) 6655 2999

Other Information

CACP: 30

Community Aged Care Packages

RFBI Community Services Mid North Coast is a quality aged care service located in Bellingen. We offer a planned and coordinated approach to caring for older people with low level care needs, who wish to remain living at home, and who would otherwise be eligible for low level residential placement in an aged care facility.

RFBI Community Services Mid North Coast provides planned and coordinated services, known as Community Aged Care Packages (CACP). These assist ageing Australians to continue living in the comfort of their own home by providing assistance with personal care and social needs, promoting independence, and ensuring privacy and dignity.

We started in 2001 by successfully applying for 30 Community Aged Care Packages. RFBI Community Services Mid North Coast is funded by the Commonwealth Government to provide these services and is a part of the Royal Freemasons Benevolent Institution (RFBI).

Services

A range of quality in home care services are provided by our qualified, local staff to the following areas and the surrounding districts: Dorrigo, Bellingen, Urunga, and Nambucca Heads. Types of services offered include:

  • Transport to appointments
  • Medication management and assistance
  • Personal care and domestic assistance
  • Social support
  • Shopping and meal preparation
  • In-home respite
  • Light housework and laundry assistance

Location

The picturesque township of Bellingen can be found on the on the Waterfall Way, at the base of the Dorrigo Escarpment in the beautiful Bellinger River Valley. We are 547 kms North of Sydney on the Mid North Coast of Australia.

Bellingen is a laid-back, tree-lined town set in a luxuriant valley beside the Bellinger River.

Further Information

To find out more about the Community Aged Care Packages provided by RFBI Community Services Mid North Coast, please contact our Community Service Manager on (02) 6655 0414.

If you are wishing to receive care under this funded program you must first be assessed by the Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT) as eligible for the types of services listed.