Aged Care

Community Bus Service

Need a lift?

The Robe Community Bus service is provided by the RSL. Each month a different driver is assigned and details can be found in the Robe Community Newsletter each month.

The bus runs every Thursday morning for local shopping, bank, post office, library etc. You will be picked up at approximately 10.30 am and returned to your home between 12.15 - 12.30 pm.

The bus also runs trips to Mount Gambier, usually occurring on the last Friday of the month. Pick up is 8.00 am and you will return to Robe at 5.30 pm. The return fare is $17.00.

For further details please contact Pamela Phillips 8768 1959.

Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels in Robe is run by a volunteer. The current co-ordinator is Lorna Johns who prepares a roster each month for volunteers to deliver the meals. The roster can be found in the Robe Community Newsletter.

For details on how to obtain Meals on Wheels contact the Kingston Soldiers Memorial Hospital on 8767 0222.

Aged Care Systems

COTA SALet’s Talk Aged Care

There is an independent and cost-free service in Robe for anyone who would like to learn more about Government Aged Care Supports, including My Aged Care. Local Robe resident and COTA SA volunteer aged care navigator Cathy Brewin, can help you register to My Aged Care and provide other valuable guidance to make understanding the system easier for you. Call Cathy on 0402 145 317. Cathy can chat on the phone or if appropriate, meet up at a mutually convenient community location.    

For more information, you can also contact Helen Morley , Country Programs Officer, COTA SA on free call 1800 182 324 or acs@cotasa.org.au