cohealth monitors and supports tenants over the age of 55 who live in high rise public housing. We help residents gain access to support and services to help maintain their independence, safety and security. The program also helps to build community connections.
cohealth’s older persons high rise program seeks out and engages tenants over the age of 55 to provide:
Our work aims to give older people in high rise housing an accessible point of contact. This can help them feel safer, more independent and secure while enhancing their involvement in social activities and community life.
People who reside in the following public high-rise housing over the age of 55:
Contact one of our workers at our office based at the foyer of each high rise. An Older Persons High Rise (OPHR) worker is on duty between 10am-3pm everyday.
This service is free
cohealth is a not-for-profit community health organisation. We provide essential health and support services in Melbourne’s CBD, and northern and western suburbs.