Richmond Care Choices
Richmond Care Choices provides short-term case management for people with a disability. We can organise services that can help to increase your independence and improve your quality of life at home and in your community.
Who is eligible for help?
We support people living at home with ongoing disability, and their carers, who:
- Live in the Ballina, Byron, Kyogle, Lismore or Richmond Valley local council areas
- Are at risk of hospitalisation, homelessness or going into community accommodation
- Will be eligible for support from the National Disability Insurance Scheme
We can provide:
- Case management for 3 to 6 months
- Direct services while you wait for commencement of referred services
- An Individualised Support Plan to ensure we’re providing you with the best support for your individual needs
You or your carer can contact us direct or you can ask your GP or another health care or social worker to contact us on your behalf.
Call us on 02 6620 1800 during business hours to find out how we can help you remain independent.
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