The following organisations are members of the Healthy Ageing Partnership and support the philosophy of encouraging healthy ageing.
Aged and Disability Advocacy Australia (ADAA)
QLD Statewide service
Phone : 1 800 700 600 or (07) 3637 6000
ADAA is a State-wide service that provides an advocacy service to support people to resolve issues related to their aged or community care service provision or care.
ADAA also provides a guardianship advocacy service which supports adults with guardianship and administration matters including support at tribunal hearings.
Aged Care Guidance
Offices in Sunshine Coast and Brisbane
Phone : (07) 3142 3778
We are independent Aged Care Placement Consultants that help you find and secure an aged care place across South-East Queensland that meets both your personal needs and your budget. Let us simplify the process and take the stress out of moving to aged care for you.
Carers Queensland Ltd – Sunshine Coast Region
Level 1, 43 Plaza Parade, Maroochydore
Phone : (07) 5376 1300
Carers Queensland is the peak body for unpaid carers in Queensland, representing the diverse needs and interest of caring families and friends. The organisation offers a range of programs and services for carers of those with disability, a mental illness, chronic condition, terminal illness or who are frail aged.
Churches of Christ Care Australia
QLD Statewide service
Phone : (07) 3327 1600
One of Australia’s largest and most diverse not-for-profit organisations, operating services throughout Queensland and Victoria. Active in the areas of children, youth and family services; retirement living; home and community care; and residential aged care services, we provide Christ-inspired care and compassion to vulnerable people at different stages of life.
Glass House Country Care
352 Peachester Rd, Peachester
Phone : (07) 5494 6948
Your Future Your Care Your Choice
Glasshouse Country Care is an Approved Provider of home and community care.
We are a not–for–profit organisation, offering quality care and lifestyle support for older and disabled consumers. We Provide Support and Encourage Independence
24 Hours a day 7 days a week
Home Instead Senior Care
4/66 Duporth Avenue, Maroochydore
Phone : (07) 5443 3562
Home Instead Senior Care are committed to making a positive difference in the lives of seniors and their families. We take pride in delivering the best quality 24/7 care services and support they need to continue living, safely, independently and happily in their own home.
Queensland Meals on Wheels
Services delivering to most areas of the Sunshine Coast, please visit our website for your closest service.
Phone : 1300 90 97 90
Meals on Wheels provides nutritious meals (catering for dietary requirements) to support a broad section of the community, including the elderly, people with a disability and others following illness and hospital stays.
To arrange meals, delivered with a smile call us today.
Central Queensland, Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast PHN
Ground Floor, 29 The Esplanade ‘Mayfield House’, Cotton Tree
Phone : (07) 5456 8100
Central Queensland, Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast PHN is an independent not-for-profit commissioning organisation funded by the Commonwealth Department of Health to improve the health outcomes of the region.
Soil to Supper
Assisting Organisations throughout Queensland
Phone : 0408 060 997
At Soil to Supper we believe that people of all ages and abilities need a connection with nature and to experience a feeling of joy and improved health benefits from gardening and growing fresh food.
We support organisations to establish therapeutic and kitchen gardens within their homes and centres.
Spiritual Palliative Care
PO Box 1815, Noosaville BC
Phone : 0408 34 00 99
Spiritually and emotionally supporting the dying, their loved ones and care professionals.
For the dying, it’s about creating a good death as defined by you. For loved ones, it’s about avoid regret from your grieving experience.
Specialised palliative trainer for care professionals in the aged, health and community care sectors.
35 Doolan St Nambour Q 4560. See our website for other locations.
Phone :1800 786 3253
Sundale is a Not for Profit Organisation born and bred on the Sunshine Coast and have been serving members of the community for over 50 years.
Residential Care Centres
Suncare Community Services
Maroochydore Homemaker Ctr, Lvl 1, 11-55 Maroochydore Blvd, Maroochydore
Phone : 1800 786 227
Suncare prides itself on working compassionately and genuinely listening to the needs of individuals, carers and family members. Our aim is to identify their own strengths, goals and aspirations, and to address their needs in timely and creative ways.
Sunshine Coast Council
Offices at Caloundra, Nambour and Maroochydore. See our website for location details
Phone : (07) 5441 8261
Delivery and support of a range of services and infrastructure for the Sunshine Coast community.
University of the Sunshine Coast
Campuses in Sippy Downs, Fraser Coast, Gympie, Noosa, Caboolture, North Lakes and South Bank. See USC’s website for details
Phone : (07) 5430 1234
USC is one of Australia’s fastest growing universities, serving the Sunshine Coast and extended region from north Brisbane to the Fraser Coast. The University opened in 1996 with 500 students. It was the first greenfield public university to be established nationally since the early 1970s.
Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health
Hospitals in Birtinya, Nambour, Gympie, Caloundra and Maleny. See health website for details
Phone : (07) 5202 0000
The Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service is committed to the philosophy of ‘working with’ rather than ‘doing to’ people.
19 George Street, Maroochydore
Phone : (07) 5409 2200
Vision Australia is a leading national provider of blindness and low vision services in Australia. We work in partnership with Australians who are blind or have low vision to help them achieve the possibilities they choose in life.
Volunteering Sunshine Coast
17/1 Newspaper Place, Maroochydore
Phone : (07) 5443 8256
We are a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to linking prospective volunteers with other local non-profit organisations. We also provide training and resources and raise awareness of volunteering with the government, community and corporate sectors.
We also partner with various networks on the Sunshine Coast to create sustainable communities.