Older Persons Support services

All of us need help at different moments in our life. The following list includes services that can help you when you need.

If someone is injured or at immediate risk of hurting themselves or someone else, please call 000 immediately.

50+ Leisure and Learning Centres & Senior Centres

The Central Coast has a number of 50+ Leisure and Learning Centres and Senior Centres which provide opportunities for social, educational, cultural and physical development.

Address: Cnr Broken Bay Rd & Karingi St, Ettalong
Phone: 4304 7222

Address: Cnr Albany Street North & Henry Wheeler Place, Gosford
Phone: 4304 7065

Lake Munmorah
Address: 1 Acacia Avenue, Lake Munmorah
Phone: 4358 8390

Long Jetty Senior Citizens Centre
Address: 6 Thompson Street, Long Jetty
Phone: 4332 5522

Address: Cnr Duffys Rd & Terrigal Dr, Terrigal
Phone: 4384 5152

Toukley 50Plus Leisure & Learning Centre
Address: Hargraves Street, Toukley
Phone: 4396 5075

Wyong Senior Citizens Centre
Address: Cnr Alison Road and Rankens Court, Wyong
Phone: 4352 1553

Support Numbers

My Aged Care
Aged care services provided by the Australian government
Website My Aged Care
Call 1800 200 422

Open Arms
Online mental health support for veterans, ADF personnel and their family members
Website Open Arms

Beyond Blue
For people feeling depressed or anxious. Call or chat online.
Website Beyond Blue
Call 1300 22 4636

For anyone having a personal crisis. Call or chat online.
Website Lifeline
Call 13 11 14

Suicide Call Back Service
24/7 counselling for anyone thinking about suicide
Website Suicide Call Back Service
Call 1300 659 467

Mental Health Line
Call the Mental Health Line for more information on getting help for an older person with mental health concern.
Call 1800 011 511

eMental Health Resources

eMental Health Resources are an online, mostly free CBT (cognitive behaviour therapy) based therapy modules that can be completed at home on a mobile phone, tablet device or computer. eMental health resources are evidence based, with most reporting that 97% of users found the online modules useful and would recommend them to a friend or relative to use.


Mindspot Clinic


This Way Up

Mood Gym