Local support services

HACC

Council auspices Home and Community Care (HACC) development workers to support aged and disability service providers in delivering services to meet the needs of older people, people with disabilities and their carers across the Riverina and Murray area.

For further information please contact:

Cheryl Wilson

Phone: 02 69215981
Fax: 02 69216530

Click here to learn more about Aged and Disability Support

Home Library

Wagga Wagga City Library offers a free home delivery service for the library patrons 

This is a joint initiative between Wagga Wagga City Library and Home and Community Care (HACC) to extend services to its members and connect them with like minded book lovers who have a few hours to spare to select and deliver items to library patrons. For more information please click here

Transport 

NSW Isolated Patient Travel and Accommodation Assistance Scheme provides financial assistance to people who need to travel more than 200kms each way for specialist medical treatment or oral surgery which is not available locally - Isolated Patients Travel and Accommodation Assistance Schem(IPTAAS)

NSW Seniors Card holders are entitled to travel concessions including half-fare for rail, bus and ferry  

Drivers Licence information for seniors

Taxi Transport Subsidy Scheme (TTSS) - half-fare taxi subsidy for eligible NSW residents

Wagga Wagga Community Transport

BCS Care Centre - Riverina offers Community Transport, please phone 6937 6101 for more information

Meals on Wheels

Wagga Wagga Meals on Wheels delivers frozen foods to members of the community who have difficulty preparing and cooking food for themselves. A huge variety of meals are available which cater for a wide range of tastes and dietary requirements.  Please click here for more information regarding the service and available menu