A range of Council services continue as normal and some with various changes. Immunisations will continue to be delivered, as will delivered meals.
A ‘Community Connector’ program offering one-to-one assistance will link people who are isolated or need additional support with local networks and agencies that can help with practical needs and social activities. If you or someone you know needs assistance, please email email@example.com
Maternal and Child Health (MCH) continue to have services delivered but this will be remotely via phone and video, with limited face to face appointments taking place for babies up to two months of age. All New Parent groups will be delivered online only until advised otherwise. COVID-19 information update for parents (DOCX, 721KB)
Intake and assessment services for older residents will continue to be delivered via Skype or phone with limited face to face appointments as required.
Hobsons Bay UP (Youth Services) will continue its youth counselling by Skype or phone but will not proceed with face to face support services until further notice.
Planned Activity Group (PAG), Community Transport and Overnight Respite for older residents and residents with a disability will continue to be suspended until further notice, however the team will continue to closely monitor and support our clients with regular phone contact and activity packs.
Kindergartens closed from 11.59pm Wednesday 5 August, except for vulnerable children and children of permitted workers. Face to face Playgroups and Occasional Care are suspended until further notice.