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Driver Rehabilitation & Fleet Safety Services (Driver Rehab)
-  a clinical unit within the University of Sydney

Research Paper
“Older Drivers and New In-Vehicle Technologies: Adaptation and Long-Term Effects”

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Easy Transport

This website provides information on “Easy Transport” options for people living independently at home in the Northern Sydney region who may have difficulties with transport because they are aged over 65 years, or have a disability.

The Easy Transport options available include Community Transport, accessible public transport and taxis. The website also includes some information on licences for older drivers.

For details on your local “Easy Transport” services visit their website http://www.easytransport.org.au

 

Meals on Wheels

  • Ku-ring-gai 9144 2044
  • Hornsby 9477 9419

Neighbour Aid

Offer a range of support services such as shopping, individual transport and home visiting by volunteers.

  • Berowra & District Neighbour Aid 9456 3344
  • Galston & District Neighbour Aid 9653 2313
  • Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Lifeline & Community Aid 9498 5882
  • Ku-ring-gai Neighbour Aid 9988 4966
  • Pennant Hills Neighbour Aid 9484 7777

Ku-ring-gai Council

Hornsby Shire Council

Home Care Service

Provides domestic assistance, personal care and respite care Provides domestic assistance, personal care and respite care.For referral and assessment phone 1800 350 792 (toll free).

Home and Community Care (HACC) Program

Commonwealth Carelink Centres

1800 052 222

Community Transport Organisation

The CTO is a peak body representing providers of community transport services across NSW. http://www.cto.org.au/
Suite 2, Level 1, 186 Church Street, Parramatta 2150
PO Box 1047, Parramatta NSW 2124
Phone: 9635 8980 Fax: 9635 9430 Email: mso@cto.org.au

NSW Department of Community Services Community Information Directory

NSW Transport and Infrastructure
16-18 Wentworth Street, Parramatta, NSW 2150
Toll free 1800 227 774
Regional and metropolitan transport coordinators contact list

Community transport organisations contact list

Ombudsman NSW, Community Services Division

Phone No: 9286 1000 Toll free 1800 451 524

Public Transport Information

Click on the following links for timetable and contact information.

Translating and Interpreting Service

Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs
Phone No: 131 450 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at the cost of a local call)

Google Translator – Translate Text or Web Pages at http://translate.google.com/