Hostel type services, which cater for those people who need middle to lower levels of help with daily tasks and personal care.

Services in this category include:

  • Assistance with the activities of daily living (such as bathing, dressing and eating);
  • Mobility and communication;
  • Meals, including special diets;
  • Certain treatments and procedures;
  • Recreational therapy and rehabilitation support;
  • Assistance in obtaining health and therapy services; and
  • Support for people with cognitive impairments.

Low level care is also known as Category 5-8 care.