Funding through icare

Our major partner, icare, is committed to helping facilitate new opportunities for people living with a spinal cord injury.

All Lifetime Care participants and Workers Care Program workers living with a spinal cord injury can request support from icare for their stay at Sargood on Collaroy. You may request funding for up to 28 days per year.

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What is included?

Speak with your case manager or coordinator to discuss what icare will fund. We offer a range of accommodation packages to suit your requirements.

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Wellness & Support Package

  • Accommodation in a standard or deluxe suite (subject to availability).
  • Supported access to our specialist led weekly activity program.
  • One hour of allied health services (Clinical Nurse Education/ Occupational Therapy/ Vocational Services) or access to a course being run at Sargood.
  • Access to adaptive equipment and onsite Gymnasium. (NO food, continence supplies or transport provided.)
  • Support workers available onsite 24 hours for emergencies.

Wellness & High Support Package

  • Up to 6 hours per day assistance with self-care activities at a 1:1 ratio.
  • Accommodation in a standard or deluxe suite (subject to availability).
  • Supported access to our specialist led weekly activity program.
  • One hour of allied health services (Clinical Nurse Education/ Occupational Therapy/ Vocational Services) or access to a course being run at Sargood.
  • Access to adaptive equipment and onsite Gymnasium. (NO food, continence supplies or transport provided.)
  • Support workers available onsite 24 hours for emergencies.

Wellness & Very High Support Package

  • Up to 12 hours per day assistance with self-care activities at a 1:1 ratio.
  • Accommodation in a standard or deluxe suite (subject to availability).
  • Supported access to our specialist led weekly activity program.
  • One hour of allied health services (Clinical Nurse Education/ Occupational Therapy/ Vocational Services) or access to a course being run at Sargood.
  • Access to adaptive equipment and onsite Gymnasium. (NO food, continence supplies or transport provided.)
  • Support workers available onsite 24 hours for emergencies.

Out of pocket expenses

There may be some out of pocket costs during your stay in our specialist accommodation. You will need to cover the cost of all meals and incidentals. Any activities, courses and events where the cost is not covered by the Wellness Package or the Wellness and Support package will need to be paid for by you, unless prior approval is arranged.

What do I need to do?

  1. Ask your case manager or coordinator if a stay at Sargood on Collaroy can be included in your My Plan.
  2. Discuss with your case manager or coordinator what funding can be approved for your stay at Sargood.
  3. Once you have approval from icare, they will give you an approval letter to use when you make a booking in one of our rooms for the disabled at Sargood on Collaroy.
  4. Make a booking enquiry or contact us via phone: +61 2 8597 0600 or email: info@sargoodoncollaroy.com.au
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