Property Maintenance

Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP)

About Property Maintenance

Otway Health’s Property Maintenance service can assist you with minor repairs and maintenance around your home, where the tasks relate to your safety or security.

How it works

We come to your home and assist you with your property maintenance needs.

Services we offer

  • door repair or adjustment, including lock repair
  • installation of door bells
  • supply and fitting of key boxes and safes
  • gate repair or adjustment
  • replacing fuse wire
  • re-lighting pilot lights on gas heaters and hot water services
  • supply and replacement of low energy light globes
  • supply and fitting of magnetic door catches to hold door open
  • fitting smoke alarms, including changing batteries
  • replacement of tap washers (mixer taps not included)
  • de-mossing of pathways using a high water pressure cleaner
  • pruning of bushes (only if a safety issue is present)
  • supply and fitting of window locks, including window lock adjustment
  • adjust or repair sticking windows (window rot repair not included)
  • general ‘odd job’ repairs

Non-property maintenance services

Please contact your licensed tradesperson or maintenance specialist to perform any licensed property maintenance such as plumbing and electrical work, as well as gardening and mowing, large scale structural repairs, painting, concreting, tiling, rubbish removal and white goods repairs.

Availability

Monday – Friday excluding public holidays.

How to apply

Register with My Aged Care to determine your eligibility for this service.

Related Links

My Aged Care

Learn more about this service

Contact Us

For further information about this service please contact us during Reception Hours by phone: (03) 5237 8500 or email: otwayhealth@swarh.vic.gov.au

Brochure

For more information about this service please download the brochure.

URGENT CARE 24/7

Urgent Care is available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, with a team of medical and nursing professionals able to provide first line treatment and care.
In the event of an emergency, always call 000.

CONTACT US

General Enquiries
Phone: (03) 5237 8500
Email: otwayhealth@swarh.vic.gov.au 
PO Box 84, 75 McLachlan Street,
Apollo Bay Victoria 3233, Australia

RECEPTION HOURS

Monday – Thursday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Friday: 9.00am – 4.00pm
Weekends and Public Holidays: Closed

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