Health Independance Program



The aims of Health Independence Programs (HIP) is to create an integrated, effective and sustainable chronic disease and complex needs programs of care, to provide  the right care in the right setting, to reduce avoidable hospital admissions and contribute to better health outcomes for the Glenelg Shire Community.

The HIP guidelines have been developed by the Department of Human Services to provide direction and facilitate alignment for health independence programs that include:

Office Hours

Monday – Friday 08.30am – 5:00pm

Office location

Consulting Suite PDH

Contact Details

Phone: (03) 5521 1410

Fax: (03) 5521 0372



All referrals for Health Independence Programs are received via the intake team


Phone: (03) 5521 0354

Fax: (03) 5521 0372


Receipt of all referrals will be acknowledged.