Home Care Services - North

Home Care Services provides Home Help, Home Maintenance and Home Modifications to frail aged or people with disabilities to enable them to stay in their homes longer.

How can Home Help support me?

Provides ongoing or short term domestic assistance

  • Vacuuming
  • Washing Floors
  • Cleaning bathroom, toilets and kitchens

How can Home Maintenance support me?

Provides one off services that helps keep clients safe at home

  • Clear pathways
  • Clean gutters (single story only)
  • Change tap washers
  • Change light globes
  • Change smoke alarm batteries
  • Repair door locks

How can Home Modifications support me?

Supplies and installs lifting aids and safe access to homes

  • Grab and custom rails
  • Steps
  • Ramps and wedge ramps
  • Chair and bed raisers
  • Install hand held showers
  • Install weighted shower curtains
  • Re swing doors
  • Small concreted paths

Where are services provided?

Launceston and Surrounding Suburbs

How to access services?

If you are over 65 or over 50 for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 or go to myagedcare.gov.au for information on the assessment process and eligibility.

If you are living with disabling conditions under 65 years or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged less than 50 years call  the Tasmanian Community Care Referral Service on 1300 769 699 or go to the Tasmanian Community Care Referral Service website for information on the assessment process and eligibility.

What is the cost?

Home Help and Home Maintenance

PersonOne Visit per WeekTwo or more visits per week (capped)
Pensioner$5.00$10.00
Non Pensioner$20.00$30.00
Workers CompensationFull CostFull Cost

Home Modifications

Cost for Home modifications is materials only, no labour costs. Quote provided.

How to contact us?

Allambi Health Centre
33-39 Howick Street
Launceston, 7250

Email: homecareservicesadminnorth@ths.tas.gov.au

Phone: (03) 6777 4627
Fax: (03) 6336 4190

Opening Hours

8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays.