Home Assist Secure is provided through funding from the Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works. Through the program, you may be able to obtain 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 be 60 years and over, or of any age with a disability, and live in your own home or in rental housing. For subsidised assistance, you must also receive an Australian Government payment or allowance (Newstart not included) and be unable to make use of alternative forms of assistance, such as Home and Community Care (HACC), Veterans’ Affairs, family or friends.
For more information and to apply for assistance:
Phone: 4091 4512
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.