Housing and independence

Help at home with disability

There are services and support that help people with disability live at home and be as independent as possible.

Types of help available

Assistance may include:

  • cleaning the house and washing clothes
  • personal care - help with showering and dressing
  • delivered meals
  • maintaining and repairing the home or garden
  • getting around the house - ramps, rails and equipment
  • shopping
  • transport
  • daycare
  • respite care.

How to get help

Disability services and supports are available for many South Australians living with permanent disability.

Eligibility for services depends on age, location and individual need.

Apply for disability services and support.


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Page last updated 29 June 2018

Provided by:
Department of Human Services
URL:
https://www.sa.gov.au/topics/care-and-support/disability/housing/help-at-home
Last Updated:
29/06/18
Printed on:
23/10/18
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