Tony Quinlan Respite Centre offers a broad program of activities including for clients with dementia and special needs. Photo: Josh Low.

Perth communities have recently gathered in the suburb of Hilton to learn about the benefits of respite care and to see firsthand the activities that respite clients can enjoy while at the centre.
The open day on 10 May, hosted by Southern Plus’ Tony Quinlan Respite Centre, is a wellness service that provides support to carers to have a break from their usual care responsibilities.
Attendees were treated with a number of interactive activities including pet therapy, games, music, a dance therapy

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