Aged Care Cottage Respite Services

Care that feels like home

Civic’s Aged Care Cottage Respite service offers a caring and supportive environment for you to stay and recharge, affording your carer time to catch up on day-to-day life.

As an Aged Care provider with more than 65 years’ experience, Civic provides trusted, tailored long day and overnight respite services to aged care residents in South East Sydney.

Download the Aged Care Cottage Respite brochure.

  • Supporting you and your carer

    With on-site clinicians and a full day-program, you will be able to take part in activities, access the community, or simply enjoy some time away, supported by our friendly and experienced Aged Care team.

    Who is aged care respite for?

    Civic’s Cottage Respite service is for those who need help every day, but whose carer needs time away to attend an appointment, go on holiday, or for other reasons. Emergency respite can be booked in the event a carer is unwell or otherwise unable to support you. In these instances, our accommodation is available to provide the short-term care and support you need.

    Why Choose Civic Aged Care Respite? 

    • Around the clock support from experienced aged care professionals
    • Clients feel welcome, cared for and comfortable
    • Home cooked, nutritious meals
    • Shared spaces where residents can socialise
    • Generously sized, private rooms
    • Beautiful outdoor terrace with BBQ area
    • Transport available
  • Staying at Civic

    Civic’s Cottage Respite, located in Sutherland Shire, is a stone’s throw from the beach, with easy access to nearby health and wellbeing facilities. Our respite accommodation is fully accessible, with accessible parking on site.

    Room to be yourself

    • Three generously sized, private rooms
    • Shared spaces where clients can socialise
    • Beautiful outdoor terrace with BBQ area
    • Newly refurbished
    • Large kitchen
    • Two bathrooms

    Take a look at Civic Cottage Respite


    How to access aged care cottage respite

    To access Civic’s Cottage Respite, you will need to arrange an assessment through My Aged Care which can be conducted over the phone. Providing eligibility for cottage respite.

    Respite Care Costs

    Costs vary depending on whether you are eligible for government funding or paying privately.
    Dependent on the length of your stay, you will be provided with an individual quote for the duration of your respite.

    Our Customer Experience Team is here to help you. We’ll take you through your plan and payment options and answer any questions.

    Contact our Customer Experience Team on 1300 MYCIVIC (1300 692 484) or email

  • Contact Civic today

    To find out more about Civic’s Aged Care Cottage Respite or to book a tour, contact the Customer Experience Team on 1300MYCIVIC (1300 692 484) or email

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