Day Respite Centre

The Ozcare Day Respite Centre in Oakey, 30 minutes north-west of Toowoomba, is a small centre operating once a week for seniors, adults with a disability, and those in the community who feel isolated or lonely. Enjoy group and individual activities designed to allow friendships to blossom and support your independence, with assistance from our trained and caring staff.

Care Options

  • Activities
  • Care & Support
  • Meals
  • Transport

Location & Contact

62 Campbell Street, Oakey
Centre Coordinator: Judith Ryan
Phone: (07) 4639 7822
Email: communitycare.toowoomba@ozcare.org.au

Opening Hours

Day Respite Centre

Thursday from 9.30am – 2.30pm
Please notify us of cancellations between 7.30am and 8.45am on the day.

Activities

Physical activities include: gentle exercises, indoor games, billiards, carpet bowls, ten-pin bowling, dancing, and movement to music, outdoor games, croquet, mini golf, bocce, and more.

Mental stimulation activities include: craft, word games, puzzles, group quizzes (scattegories, family feud), board games (dominoes, cards, canasta, euchre, 500, cribbage, rummy king), reading, and more. 

Social activities include: discussion groups, reading groups, concerts, school groups, guest presenters, product/trade demonstrations, outings, and more.

Other activities include:

  • Art events and painting classes
  • Theme days
  • Cooking
  • Visiting speakers
  • Indoor golf

Activities are designed to be enjoyed by everyone regardless of age or impairment

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