DAISI is committed to continuing our delivery of services to our customers.
To promote the safety of our staff, customers and the community we are monitoring the situation closely and following Health Department advice.
Staff, volunteers and our customers have been briefed on current infection control policy and procedure and we will continue this communication as and when these change.
We are maintaining recommended hygiene procedures and practicing social distancing, and many staff are now working from home.
Any DAISI customer concerned about their particular situation is invited to contact their DAISI support worker or call the DAISI FREECALL 1800 800 340 number to arrange a meeting. Wherever possible meetings will be conducted using telephone or video conferencing platforms, however, where a face-to-face meeting is necessary this will be arranged.
For information about the COVOD-19 coronavirus the NSW Health department website is an easy to access and credible source with the latest updates, facts and information about events and gatherings, schools and education, protecting yourself, health professionals, NSW Health responses and for travellers. The Australian Department of Health website is also being updated daily with the latest news about the spread of the virus in Australia and has a range of informative and useful fact sheets, resources and alerts.
If you are worried and have specific concerns about your health or the health of someone you care about and would like to talk with a medical professional you can telephone the national Healthdirect free of charge on 1800 022 222. This government service provides health advice and information at anytime, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
If you develop symptoms call the Australian Government’s National Coronavirus Helpline on 1800 020 080.