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Older Persons COVID-19 Support Line

About

Older people, their friends, family and carers can call the Older Persons COVID-19 Support Line between 8.30am and 6pm AEST, if they are:
Feeling lonely or worried about the COVID-19 pandemic
Needing information or someone to talk to
Living with dementia or the older person they care for is living with dementia
Needing to talk about COVID-19 restrictions and how they apply
(Alternatively, Non-English speakers can call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450, to request an interpreter and quote 1800 171 866 to be connected.)


Available to
  • Carers
  • Older persons
For GP use: IAR Level of Care
  • Self-Management
  • Low intensity
Areas serviced
  • Blue Mountains
  • Hawkesbury
  • Lithgow
  • Penrith
Is there a cost?
No
Is a Referral needed?
No
Do I need to book?
No
Opening hours
mon-fri 8.30am-6pm

Services provided
  • Over the phone

In home service
  • No
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