News

Inverell Home Support makes use of $30K Grant

13th Dec 2017

A $30,000 grant has given the Inverell Home Support program a facelift.  The service now boasts a Queenslander-style courtyard. The recently completed upgrades include a new roof and windows to ensure moderate temperatures in all seas... more details

Volunteers Christmas Party

12th Dec 2017

 Volunteer's Christmas Party held on Tuesday, 12th December at the General Merchant.... more details

Tie-Dye at the Social Butterfly Group

16th Nov 2017

Our ladies social butterfly group had a lovely time making tie-dye. If you would like to get involved. When: 1st & 3rd Wednesday Where: Activities Room, 48 Oliver Street Time: 10am - 2pm Cost: $10.00 (Morning tea, lunch and activities ... more details

Celebrating National Carers Week

18th Oct 2017

Inverell Home Support Program celebrated and thanked their carers during National Carers Week by taking them out to Blair Athol for lunch... more details

October 15-21 is National Carers Week.

15th Oct 2017

Inverell Home Support Program would like to extend their appreciation to all of the wonderful carers in our community who provide countless hours of their time caring for others. There are over 2.7 million family and friend carers in Australia provi... more details

RUOK? Day

14th Sep 2017

We are proud to support R U OK? Day 14th September. Our staff will be wearing their yellow shirts today and tomorrow to show their support. We also have stickers on all our service cars and buses. Suicide is a very important issue within our communit... more details

Walk for Dementia "YOUR NOT ALONE"

12th Sep 2017

Tuesday 12th of September 2017   Walk, push you pram or wheelchair, run, walk you dog! Get together with friends or a group to support Alzheimer's Australia. Water, fresh fruit and information on Dementia will be available. Where: Start at t... more details

More the 1,400 people affected by dementia in our region

07th Sep 2017

Figures released by Alzheimer’s Australia show an estimated 1,400 people in the Northern Tablelands district are living with a diagnosis of dementia. But of course the number of people affected by the disease goes well beyond that figure t... more details

RUOK? Day

04th Sep 2017

Inverell Home Support Program is a participating organisation in next week’s RUOK? Day.  We will be decorating our  office in yellow, all of our transport cars will have the banners/stickers and staff will be wearing yellow as well.&n... more details

Bowling Day

18th Jul 2017

Back in June we had a day out 10 pin bowling. It was great fun and we had a good turn out. You can find out more about our upcoming activities on our Social Activities page or like our Facebook page.... more details

Help with your Electricity and Gas bill

20th Jun 2017

The Energy Accounts Payment Assistance (EAPA) Scheme helps people experiencing a short term financial crisis or emergency to pay their electricity or natural gas bill. The scheme helps people stay connected to essential energy services during a finan... more details

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea Results

19th May 2017

45 people attended and raised $300 for the Cancer Council.... more details

Painting at the Golden Club

09th May 2017

Painting with Margaret Lamrock at the Golden Club... more details

Volunteers Luncheon

09th May 2017

To celebrate volunteers week we took all our volunteers to lunch.  ... more details

Carer Gateway

20th Apr 2017

Developed specifically for carers, the new Carer Gateway will help carers access practical information and advice and connect with services in their local area. As the first step in delivering the Integrated Plan for Carer Support Services, Carer Ga... more details

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea

19th Apr 2017

You are invited to JOIN US AT Inverell Home Support Program for Australia’s BIGGEST MORNING TEA ! WHEN:          THURSDAY, 18th May, 2017 WHERE:         INVERELL ... more details

Train Your Brain

18th Apr 2017

Would you like to be able to think faster, have sharper focus and a better memory ? Improve your brain fitness by joining the Train Your Brain Program ! You would never expect your body to be in perfect shape if you didn’t exercise it, the sa... more details

Volunteers Needed

07th Apr 2017

We rely heavily on volunteers here at our organisation and currently we are in need of some more. If you or someone you know can help please contact our office on (02) 6722 5853 or call in at 48 Oliver Street Inverell for more information.... more details

You Are Not Alone

31st Mar 2017

“You don’t know how much a person is going to change – one minute they can be as nice as pie, the next a complete and utter angry bastard you wish you could slap back into reality. But, it’s the nice as pie person you soon rem... more details

Support to Pay Electricity and Gas

20th Mar 2017

YOU COULD BE ELIGIBLE FOR ONE OR MORE OF THESE REBATES/ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS Family Energy Rebate* — $150 or $15 per year — If you are the electricity account holder in your household, have dependent children and receive a DHS payment call... more details

At the Inverell Show

06th Mar 2017

We had morning tea at the Inverell Show and looked in the Pavilion. Some of our Golden Club clients put in some craft items and we had a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd placing.... more details

Bus Trip Volunteers Needed

28th Feb 2017

We are currently seeking new volunteer hostesses to assist on our bus trips with our clients. Anyone over 18 years of age welcome to apply, no experience required, full training provided. If you want to give back to the community, enjoy helping othe... more details

Lets Do More Together

27th Feb 2017

Seniors Week 2017, click photo for more details.... more details

Courtyard Upgrade Planned

09th Feb 2017

A $30,000 windfall will help an Inverell service agency upgrade its building assets to offer more all-weather access for clients. The Inverell Home and Community Care service will move out into an old exposed courtyard space after receivin... more details

Home Assistance - Lawn Mowing

05th Jan 2017

Bob from Inverell Lawncare is one of our registered contractors that can assist with your lawn. Part of the payment for Bob's services can be covered by our Home Assistance vouchers. Read more on our Home Assistance Service page.  ... more details