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Warrumbungle Community Care

Warrumbungle Community Care

About Us

Warrumbungle Community Care (WCC) provides services for the frail aged, people with a disability and their carers to assist them to continue living independently in their own homes. WCC is auspiced by Warrumbungle Shire Council and funded by Department of Health, Department of Ageing Disability and Homecare, Transport for NSW and NSW Health.

Services provided include:          

  • Community Transport provides local and out of town transport for local residents to attend doctors, specialist and other appointments or shopping. A bus service also provides regular trips to regional centres such as Dubbo and Gunnedah. 
  • Meals on Wheels provides a range of nutritious hot or frozen meals across the Shire. These meals are delivered by volunteers or staff to the home.
  • Home Maintenance services include lawn mowing and simple maintenance tasks. This program is provided to assist clients to keep their homes and gardens safe.
  • Social Support services include Telelink, social support luncheons and activities, local assisted shopping trips.
  • Respite for Carers service provides trained carers to provide in-home support for clients, giving carers an opportunity to attend appointments or have some time off from caring.

Policy Manual

Service Eligibility

Warrumbungle Community Care provides services for the frail aged, people with a disability and their carers. Eligibility criteria apply for all services. Please contact our office for more information.

Contact Us

Coonabarabran Office

(services the townships of Coonabarabran, Baradine, Binnaway and surrounding areas)
27-29 John St Coonabarabran
Phone: 02 6849 2200
Fax: 02 6842 2844
Email: communitycare@warrumbungle.nsw.gov.au

Coolah Office

(services the townships of Coolah, Dunedoo, Mendooran and surrounding districts)
64 Binnia St Coolah
Phone: 02 6378 5130
Fax: 02 6377 1765
Email: communitycare@warrumbungle.nsw.gov.au

Offices are open from Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 4.30 pm - Closed on Public Holidays.

Advisory Committees
Two Advisory Committees service the Council area - the Northern Advisory Committee attached to the Coonabarabran Office and the Southern Advisory Committee attached to the Coolah Office.
Links
Links for: Funding Bodies Peak Bodies
Programmes
Programs are based on eligibility for service and for those who are residents of the Warrumbungle Shire.
Volunteer with Us
Warrumbungle Community Care is always looking for caring members of the community to be part of the wonderful team of volunteers already volunteering with some of our programs operating across the whole Shire.

Last Updated: 12 May 2016