Welcome!

From 1 April 2019, Far West HACC Services Inc will join forces with registered aged care and NDIS provider, LiveBetter Community Services, one of the leading providers of quality aged and disability services in Broken Hill. Sharing similar philosophies and values, together we are focused on assisting people living in regional, rural and remote communities to live their best lives.

The merger will cover all FW HACC services including Community Transport, Home Modifications & Maintenance, Social Support and Senior Lounge. Services will continue to be delivered from their current locations.

LiveBetter is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to enabling the people of regional Australia to live their best lives, currently operating 75 centres (offices, houses, respite centres) in 50 towns across regional Eastern Australia. With over 1,900 local staff and volunteers connecting with 10,000 customers annually, LiveBetter delivers services and provides community development to make local communities resilient.

Services: 

Who is eligible?

Home Maintenance and Modifications

You are eligible if you are any of the following:

  • Frail aged person or a person with a disability
  • A person who cares for an adult or child with a disability
  • A home owner, or in certain circumstances, a private renter
  • Referral by Occupational Therapist.

Community Transport

You are eligible if you are any of the following:

  • Frail aged person or a person with a disability and their carers
  •  Socially Isolated
  • Transport Disadvantaged
  • Veterans Affairs Pension

The Senior Lounge

You are eligible if you are:

  • 65 and older
  • 50 and older if Indigenous
  • Living independently at home (low level support requirements)

The aim of this service is to assist seniors to reduce social isolation. If you are unsure if you are eligible, you can visit or call our office to discuss further.

What areas do we cover?

Home Maintenance (HMM), Community Transport (CT) Senior Lounge (SL)

  • Broken Hill (HMM, CT, SL)
  • Menindee (HMM )
  • Silverton (HMM)
  • Tibooburra (HMM)
  • Wilcannia (HMM )
  • White Cliffs (HMM)
  • Ivanhoe (HMM)