Home and Community Support

Cara’s Home and Community Support team can work alongside you at home or in the community.


Cara's skilled staff are ready to work with you

Home and Community Support staff have a range of qualifications to support children and adults with different needs.  

Some of the qualifications our staff may have are:

  • Managing actual and potential aggression (MAPA)
  • Medication management 
  • Health support including gastrostomy, catheter care, bowel care and more
  • Disability-specific training

Our professional, qualified and caring staff can work with you across a range of areas.

Daily living tasks

Laundry, preparing clothes, helping to organise your wardrobe

Paying bills

Personal care

Transport and travel

Caring for pets

Meal preparation and cooking

Cleaning and household chores

Organising and attending appointments with you

Shopping, including planning meals and creating shopping lists

Exploring hobbies, interests and pursuing passion projects

Organising and going on holidays with you

Funding Home and Community Support

    You can pay for your Home and Community Support hours through a range of funding options.
  • NDIS Plan
  • Lifetime Support Authority – Cara is one of three preferred providers selected by the South Australian Government to provide support to people who have been injured in road accidents 
  • Private funds

Using your NDIS funding

Home and Community Support is funded under ‘Core Supports’ with the support category ‘Assistance with social and community participation’.


For Adults

Stay in Short Term Accommodation (Respite), take a break at Farm Stay or discover new places with Getaways. 

For Children & Teenagers

Stay in Short Term Accommodation (Respite), explore and adventure on Camps for Kids or spend a day at Kids Club.