Active connections program

Helping older people living in public housing to maintain independence

This service aims to improve the health and wellbeing for people over 55 who live in public housing in the City of Melbourne or City of Moonee Valley. We provide access to various supports and services and help our clients improve their social and community involvement. This helps them to maintain independence and stability.

Service details

Active connections workers provide low level monitoring and one to one outreach support to older people living in public housing.

One to one support varies but can include:

  • Support with tenancy issues
  • support to maintain independent living
  • Referral to other health and support services

The program also holds group activities onsite, as well as excursions for older residents living at the low-rise public housing at Hall Street and Pascoe Vale Road.

For GP’s and Health Professionals*

GP’s and health professionals can refer a client by calling 0475 839 887

Give us a call

0475 839 887

Fees & eligibility

People over 55 who live in public housing in the City of Melbourne or Moonee Valley.

Contact a cohealth location to request an appointment

This service is free

Available at 1 locations

Opening hours

Mon 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tue 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thu 9:00am - 5:00pm
Outreach support to people over 55 living in public housing.
Phone: 9448 5531
Facsimile: 03 7000 1845
Location details and map

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