Newcastle Temporary Care's person-centred approach emphasises individual choice and independence.

We provide a wide variety of respite options to meet your support needs;

Who are the workers?

All Newcastle Temporary Care employees have a current First Aid Certificate, Working with Children Check and Criminal Record Check.  Workers have experience working with a child or young person with a disability and/or are currently studying in an associated field i.e. Medical, speech therapy, occupational therapy, nursing, teaching etc.  If your child has additional needs e.g. Epilepsy, Tube feeding, Challenging Behaviours the Coordinator will ensure the worker providing care to your child or young person has the appropriate skills and qualifications.