Hoarding and Squalor Directory

The listed services are provided only as a resource and are not endorsed by MDS. It is the responsibility of each individual to make their own enquiries to decide which service will be best for them. If quotes and payment are required, they will need to be arranged by each individual requiring the service.

Animal Hoarding is defined as the accumulation of large numbers of animals that overwhelms the person’s ability to provide a minimum standard of nutrition, sanitation and veterinary care.

RSPCA NSW
Phone: 9770 7555
Other Programs
RSPCA also provides three programs – Safe Beds for Pets, Living Ruff and POOPs (Pets of Older Persons). The contact number for these programs is (02) 9782 4408.
Ambulance
1300 278 3589
Animal Cruelty Complaints
1300 278 3589
One Door – Program Personal Helpers & Mentors
Phone: 4625 1639
Website: www.sfnsw.org.au
Eligibility Criteria: Must be 16 years or older and receiving Centrelink Support payments and living with a mental health issue and looking for work. Provides Case Management.
Aftercare- Program Personal Helpers & Mentors
Phone: 9646 9110
Eligibility Criteria: Provides Care Coordination, Case Management and In Home Skill Building to people living in the following postcodes: 2040; 2045; 2046; 2047; 2135; 2137; 2138; 2143; 2144; 2190; 2197; 2198; 2199; 2200; 2211; 2212; 2213; 2214

The Benevolent Society- Program Personal Helpers & Mentors
Phone: 8778 0600
Eligibility Criteria: Provides Care Coordination, Case Management and In Home Skill Building to people living in the following postcodes: 2161; 2163; 2164; 2165; 2166; 2168; 2170; 2171; 2172; 2173; 2174; 2176; 2177; 2178; 2179; 2430; 2555; 2556; 2557; 2565; 2745; 2752

Macarthur Disability Services (MDS)- Program Personal Helpers & Mentors
Phone: 4621 8400
Email: information@mdservices.com.au
Website: www.mdservices.com.au
Referral Process: Anyone can refer
Eligibility Criteria: 16 years and over residing in 2560 postcode areas. Provides Case Management; Care Coordination and In Home Skill Building.

New Horizons Enterprises- Program Personal Helpers & Mentors
Phone: 8755 4700
Eligibility Criteria: Provides Care Coordination, Case Management and In Home Skill Building to people living in the following postcodes: 2132; 2133; 2134; 2136; 2143; 2162; 2163; 2190; 2191; 2192; 2193; 2194; 2195; 2196; 2197; 2198; 2199; 2200; 2206; 2208; 2210; 2211; 2212; 2213; 2214; 2129; 2130; 2131

Neami National Bankstown- Program HASI (Outreach Support for Recovery) and Recovery & Resources Services Program (RRSP)
Phone: 8790 7001
Website: neaminational.org.au
Referral Process: Call Neami National on the number above
Eligibility Criteria: People aged between 16 -64 years diagnosed with mental illness residing in Bankstown. Provides in home and organisation skill building.

New Horizons Enterprises- Program Personal Helpers & Mentors
Phone: 8784 3777
Eligibility Criteria: Provides Care Coordination, Case Management and In Home Skill Building to people living in the following postcodes: 2161; 2162; 2163; 2164; 2165; 2166; 2170; 2175; 2176; 2177; 2178