Anam Cara Geelong is a community service committed to providing care for people affected by life limiting illness. Anam Cara Geelong offers support to people of all ages and denominations who are seeking hospice care within the Geelong and district communities, by providing access to day respite, short term Palliative respite accommodation and end of life palliative care.

 

Community Outreach team; Equipment Loan Bank & Pay it forward bank

Anam Cara has a range of equipment to help your loved one stay comfortable at home.

  • Electric Beds
  • Shower Stools
  • Chairs for Shower
  • Wheel Chairs
  • Electric lift chairs
  • Others

Please contact our Community Outreach Nurses about your needs by phoning 0412828323 or email communityoutreach@achg.org.au

We also have a bank of essentials for those in their homes living with a life-limiting illness. People in the Community have gifted us their items that are no longer needed. Please contact our community outreach team if you are looking for a particular item as we may have one in our loan bank.

Anam Cara Geelong Community Outreach

What we offer:

-Assess the needs of a person in the community with a life limiting illness

-Refer to appropriate services

-Loan bank equipment

-Assistance with Advance Care Planning and My Aged Care

-Liaise with General practitioners and medical professionals in the local community

-Public event speaking

– Medical Equipment training and mentoring

-In home hospice assessments, Holistic, personalised delivered care & assistance with planning your end of life journey.

– Pay it forward (essential items no longer required are paid forward to those in need in the community)

email: communityoutreach@achg.org.au to find out more.

Please contact Community Outreach Nurses about your needs by phoning 0412828323 or email communityoutreach@achg.org.au