Support and Social Programs

Cultura offers a range of social programs to support older people in make social connections, trying new activities, be active within their community, and maintaining their independence.

Independent Living Units

Located in the heart of our North Geelong precinct, residents of our Independent Living Units can immerse themselves in the Cultura community, make new friends, participate in the exciting social and wellbeing programs, and enjoy the onsite facilities.

Respite Care in Geelong

Carers provide older people with the gift of independence and being able to remain living in their own communities and homes for longer. They are passionate, patient and have hearts of gold. So when a carer cannot be there, Cultura provides respite services that ensure older people feel right at home.

Bella Chara – Supported Care

Bella Chara is a welcoming yet intimate environment that offers individuals the privacy of their own front door with the safety of being in a community.

Residential Aged Care in Geelong

Moving into residential aged care can be a daunting and stressful time for an older person and their loved ones. At Cultura, we encourage our residents to see a move to residential care as another stage of their journey and hopefully to gain some of their independence back, rather than losing it.

Palliative Care in Geelong

Cultura provides an in-home palliative care service funded by the Hospice Foundation Geelong, for all local residents regardless of age, culture or circumstances.

Home Care Packages

The Home Care Packages Program helps you live independently in your own home for as long as you can.

Home Services

Cultura’s Home Services support a diverse range of people who share a common desire: to remain independent in their homes for as long as possible.

Community Support Program (CSP)

The Community Support Program (CSP) enables communities, businesses, families and individuals to collaborate in sponsoring persons to arrive in Australia, integrate and achieve financial independence. The CSP complements our existing multicultural services, including settlement support and migration services. 

Settlement Engagement and Transition Support (SETS)

Settlement Engagement and Transition Support (SETS) is a flexible program that focuses on providing information and referral services to newly arrived community members living in the Geelong, on as as-needed basis.