Home Assist Secure provides subsidised assistance with minor home maintenance, repairs, modifications and security that impact your health, safety and security. To be eligible for free information and referrals you must own a home or live in rental housing and are 60 years or over, or of any age with a disability.
To receive subsidised assistance, you must also:
- hold a current Pensioner Concession Card
- not posses the appropriate skills to undertake the work or whose health or safety would be at risk if you undertook the work yourself
- be unable to make use of alternative forms of assistance such as Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSPP), Queensland Community Care (QCC), Veterans Affairs, family or friends
The program is provided through funding from the Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works.
For more information and to apply for assistance, call 07 4091 4512, email email@example.com or visit the office behind the Atherton Service Centre, 45 Mabel Street. Office hours are Monday to Thursday, 8am to 2pm and Friday 8am to 12pm.