Domestic assistance supports a safe and hygienic home environment by completing domestic tasks that the client is unable to manage independently. Domestic assistance is available Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays.
According to a needs assessment, tasks include, but are not limited to:
- Vacuum cleaning
- Sweeping and washing floors
- Cleaning bathrooms and toilets
- Washing and essential ironing
- Wiping over benches, cupboard fronts, fridges or stoves
- Changing bed linen
Fees and charges
- Low fee: $8.80 per hour
- Medium fee: $22 per hour
- High fee: $47.40 per hour
Fees are determined according to the income of the individual client or the client's household.