9510 7052

40 Grattan St, Prahran

Do you receive funding for group activities?

At Prahran Place neighbourhood Centre we strive to create a vibrant, fun and caring community environment for everyone and provide fun and beneficial group activities for funded customers.    Are you:

  • aged 65 years and over or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and 50 years?
  • aged under 65 or Aboriginal and aged under 50, with complex needs and not eligible for NDIS funding?

 

Prahran Place Neighbourhood Centre offers a range of activities suitable for funded Customers. As a funded Customer, you can elect to attend Prahran Place or be referred to Prahran Place to attend classes. Partial or full payment for classes will come from the funding allocation you receive from the Australian government’s CHSP or HACC schemes.

Commonwealth Home Support Scheme (CHSP)

If you are aged 65 years and over or 50 years or over for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, have registered with My Aged Care and been allocated Commonwealth Home Support Scheme (CHSP) funding for Social support – group activities to attend free and discounted classes at Prahran Place. 

Home and Community Care Program (HACC PYP)

If you are aged under 65 or Aboriginal and aged under 50, with complex needs and not eligible for NDIS funding, you may be eligible for Home and Community Care Program for Younger People (HACC PYP) funding to attend free and discounted classes at Prahran Place.

What does this funding offer me at Prahran Place?

Social opportunities

View the social groups on offer and our upcoming community events here: https://prahranplace.org.au/social-groups/

Discounts on classes

If you receive CHSP and HACC funding, you can attend health and wellbeing classes at a reduced cost. Popular classes include Gentle exercise, Zumba and Yoga and Meditation. For more information check out our website: https://prahranplace.org.au/health-wellbeing-and-exercise/

You can find a copy of our programs online at https://prahranplace.org.au/courses-and-programs/, pick up a copy at the Centre, or ask us to email a copy to you at any time.

Access to information and support

  • View helpful community resources HERE
  • Access information at Prahran Place using our Computers and iPads .
  • Have your say about Prahran Place activities and events HERE
  • Take our Customer Feedback survey HERE

What is required to use this funding at Prahran Place?

As a social activity provider for a diverse customer base, we take meeting our duty of care and compliance requirements seriously. We will support you to access our services and understand the information we request and keep. We aim to make the documentation process easy as possible to maximize your time doing fun activities!

Below are the documents we will offer you:

Commonwealth Home Support Scheme (CHSP)

My Age Care Contact centre 1800 200 422 (free call). For an interpreter call 131 450

Assessments and Support Plan reivews: Stonnington Regional Assessment team (RAS) (03) 8290 3599.  https://www.stonnington.vic.gov.au/Services/Aged-care

Need help signing up to My Aged Care?

Services Australia customer service officers and Aged Care Specialist Officers can provide information about My Aged Care services

Elder Rights Advocacy can support you through the My Aged Care process, with accessing services and addressing issues you may experience with them

Prahran Place can submit a referral for you to sign up to My Aged Care

How else can Prahran Place help?

  • Offer guidance information on how to sign up
  • Sit with you while you call an assessor with your specific consent
  • Offer you use of PCs, phone and ipads to access information
  • Offer information posters, brochures and talks from service providers
  • Offer you classes and events at funded category prices and contribute to your goals through a Goal Planning process and recording regular observations on your progress, needs and preferences
  • Refer you to service providers that provide specific care and support

For more information please contact us:

   by phone: (03) 9510 7052

   by email: hello@prahranplace.org.au

Or drop by in person: Prahran Place Neighbourhood Centre is open between 9am and 4pm. We are located at 40 Grattan Street Prahran, enter from Grattan Gardens.

  • Prahran Place Neighbourhood Centre is wheelchair accessible and toilets are available
  • Car parking: Limited 1-2 hour free parking is available on Grattan street and paid parking at Prahran Square
  • Public transport: 5 minutes walk from Prahran Train Station, Chapel Road and Commercial Street trams

9510 7052

40 Grattan St, Prahran

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