Glenorchy City Council

Community Options

  • Assistance to frail elderly people and younger people with disabilities.
  • Access to services they need to enable them living in their homes.
  • Provides carers to access services.

Emergency in Home Support

  • Provides extra assistance to frail elderly people or young people with disabilities.
  • Assistance to their carers in times of emergencies.

The Glenorchy city Council operates two programs to support frail aged elderly and younger people with a disability.

The Community Options program is a case management service that assists frail elderly people, younger people with disablilities and carers to access services they need to enable them to continue living in their own homes.

The Emergency in Home Support program provides extra assistance to frail older people, young people with a disability and their carers in times of emergencies.

How to contact us or make a booking

Glenorchy City Council
PO Box 103
Glenorchy TAS 7010

Gabrielle Ponte
Coordinator Community
Community Options and Emergency in Home Support
Ph:03 6216 6788
Fax: 03 6216 6406
Email:gponte@gcc.tas.gov.au

Service Eligibility

Services can be provided by:

  • Self referral
  • GP referral
  • Family member referral
  • Service provider referral

Administrative Phone Number

03 6216 6788

More Information

Office hours open 8:15am - 5:25pm, Monday to Friday.