Derwent Valley Council

The Derwent Valley Council provides a range of programs and services, targeting children, young people with disabilities, and aged and frail people.

Children services provided by the Derwent Valley Council include:

  • Family day care
  • Long day care
  • Outside school hours care
  • Vacation care.

Glengrey Respite Centre is funded through the Home and Care Program, and is sponsored by Derwent Valley Council. The service covers the Derwent Valley region, from Granton to Maydena.

Clients are picked up from home, and returned home after they have had the day out.

We offer a range of activities including promotion of good health and well-being, exercises (sitting down), relaxation, aromatherapy, discussions, quizzes, craft, gardening, bingo, theme days, foot and hand massage, music afternoons, weekly outings, and a yearly holiday.

How to contact us or make a booking

A fee schedule applies for childrens services. Appointments are required. Services are offered 8am- 6pm, Monday to Friday.
Glengrey Respite Centre operates 10am - 3pm Monday to Thursday.

Service Eligibility

Referral are required for Glengrey Respite Centre services.
Appointments are required for childrens services.

Cost Information

A fee schedules applies for childrens services.
A fee of $10 per day is incurred for the Glengrey Respite Centre program.

Administrative Phone Number

03 62618527

More Information

Contact the Derwent Valley Council by phone 6261 8500, or visit the website.