Circular Head Aboriginal Corporation

Due to the COVID-19, we are adjusting our practices to minimise the impact of the virus to our elderly and our vulnerable consumers within our community.

Management and staff are keeping up-to-date with following the Australian, Tasmanian Government and Department Of Health instructions:

- We are working from home where it is possible.
- We are still operating the organisation, front door is locked, but we will accept clients in the door after a health questionnaires is performed outside the building, We encourage consumers to ring prior to coming to the building.
- We are conducting all referrals and assessments via phone, whilst keeping regular contact with existing consumers also via phone.
- We adjusted office space to suit social distancing rules.
- We have postponed our weekly Meal at Centre and closed our Day Centre doors, also any future information sessions and group activities until further notice.
- We have reduced our Individual Social Support, Assessment, Case Management, Client Coordination to via phone.
- We are still at this stage providing essential medical transports and Home Maintenance service, and Advocacy via teleconferencing and phone.
- We have implemented policy and procedure for social distancing, hygiene, hand washing and respiratory etiquette to staff and consumers.
- We have implemented a medical transport procedure to minimise risk to staff and consumers.
- Our team is encouraged to stay at home when unwell and sending them home if they have signs of being unwell.

If you have any enquiries, please contact chac.reception@chac.com.au or (03) 6452 1287.

How this service is delivered

  • Face-to-face

    We are still operating the organisation, front door is locked, but we will accept clients in the door after a health questionnaires is performed outside the building
    We encourage consumers to ring prior to coming to the building.

  • Call or visit us online

    We are conducting all referrals and assessments via phone, whilst keeping regular contact with existing consumers also via phone.

    If you have any enquiries, please contact chac.reception@chac.com.au or (03) 6452 1287.

Updated: 03/04/2020

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165 Nelson Street, Smithton TAS, Australia