Dementia Care Site Map
Home Maintenance

Home maintenence is available through the Home and Community Care program.

 

Home maintenance is assistance to keep the home in a safe and habitable condition. This involves the repair and maintenance of a person's home or yard.

 

Repairs are generally minor repairs such as changing light bulbs and replacing tap washers. Garden maintenance may include lawn mowing and the removal of rubbish.  Services available may differ between agencies and the person's eligibility.

 

Related information:

 

Independent Living Centre (ILC)

Statewide equipment program (SWEP)

Department of Veterans Affairs factsheets on housing and accomodation