21 July 2020
COVID-19 update for Holdsworth Community from our CEO, Ruth Kestermann
Things are changing rapidly at the moment with a new wave of COVID-19 infections in our local
area in recent weeks.
Due to the increased risk of community transmission in the Eastern Suburbs, we have made the
decision to put on hold all group programs and venue hire.
We understand that many of you were excited to resume small groups. However, these social
distancing measures are the safest way we can reduce the spread of coronavirus in our
We are committed to safely supporting you to have a healthy and fulfilling life in the community.
Our dedicated staff will continue to provide the following individual support services that are
flexible and fit in with your routine and pace:
• Home Cuisine – MOW Delivery
• Individual Shopping
• Individual Transport
• Home Care Package Support
• Home Connect
• 1:1 NDIS Supports
• NDIS Support Coordination
All staff and volunteers are following strict hygiene standards and safe visiting practices, as
advised by the NSW Department of Health.
We are monitoring the situation closely and will continue to provide you with updates on our
services. For the latest news and updates regarding COVID-19, visit:
Our Holdsworth Street and Gaden premises will be closed for now. While we won’t be physically
present, we are here and available. If you or a loved are feeling concerned or need a little more
support. Contact us on 02 9302 3600 if you have any questions or concerns.