When you choose to stay in your own home, South West Community Care is here to help.
We offer a wide range of options, allowing you to take control and choose services that suit your individual circumstances. Our services are designed to maintain your independence and dignity, supporting you to live a fulfilled and happy life at home.
We visit nurseries, places of historical interest, shopping malls, local towns in the South West, museums, dams, beaches as well as trips to Perth to the casino and to see the flowers at Araluen, theatre shows and so much more.
Enjoy morning tea and /or lunch with friends while you explore and get out and about.
Any medical appointments– these requests take priority
A social centre activity day– get transport to the social centre activity days
An outing with SWCC to join others from our community
A trip to the shops– these appointments may have to be flexible times and dates depending on demand
Other appointments—will depend on availability of vehicles and drivers.
Please note that this service is for your convenience . We cannot include friends or family members in your trips, unless they have been approved by management and form part of your caring support. All transport will be invoiced– no cash payments required. Transport is charged based on distance travelled.
Transport with volunteer drivers
We have a team of volunteers who willingly give of their time to support transport needs. If you have to travel somewhere between 8 am and 4pm, our volunteers can assist you. They collect a vehicle from one of our offices, come to your home and take you to your requested destination. We also transport you home after your appointment.
Transport with care workers
Our care workers can be scheduled to assist you with transport requirements throughout the day. We have care workers who are able to assist if your medical appointment requires an earlier start than 8am or a return after 4pm.
PLEASE NOTE: a minimum of 24 hours notice to be given to book or cancel transport bookings. Weekends are excluded from this notice period.