Welcome to Lismore Home Modification Service Inc.
Lismore Home Modification Service Inc is a trusted, long established organisation, serving the local Lismore community and surrounding villages since 1990.
Our team of staff, Builders, Tradespeople and Occupational Therapists are here to ensure your home is modified and maintained to ensure your continued safety and wellbeing.
Who We Are
Lismore Home Modification Service Inc. (LHMS) is funded by the State and Federal governments under the:
Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP);
NSW Government, the NSW Disability Services (NSW DSS);
NSW Community Care Support Program (NSW CCSP).
LHMS provides modification and minor maintenance services to eligible frail, older people and younger people with disabilities and their carers living in the Lismore and surrounding villages’ local government areas.
LHMS is a not for profit organisation managed by a Management Committee, is registered as a Public Benevolent Institution Charity and is an Incorporated Association under the Fair Trading Act.
Our Mission and Values
We deliver quality services, maximising independence and wellbeing.
We are committed to safety, privacy, respect, compassion and excellence.
Who Is Eligible?
People who need assistance with daily living tasks to remain living independently at home and in the community. Eligible recipients must be:
· Frail, older people aged 65 years and over;
· Frail, older Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples 50 years and over;
· Younger people with a disability under 65 years of age;
· Carers of the above.
What Area Do We Cover
LHMS provides modification and minor maintenance services to the Lismore LGA, surrounding villages and the Alstonville Plateau.
Operating hours are Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm.
If LHMS does not service your area, our friendly staff shall refer you either to the relevant Home Modification and Maintenance Service or My Aged Care.
“Thank you for the ramp you have installed. The chaps were lovely to have around."
“The family are very happy with the outcome of the bathroom & access modifications as it is so much easier & safer getting the client in/out of the house & at shower time.”
“I'm happy with the tradesman who attended to repair my plumbing issues. He was very pleasant and repaired my issues in no time."