Meals on Wheels

Delivered Meals, along with other Home and Community Care services, aim to assist the elderly and those with disabilities to remain living independently for as long as possible. People may not be able to cook for themselves for a variety of reasons. Sometimes the service is received for a short time, such as after a […]


Central Highlands Rural Health are an NDIS provider.  Clients can contact the Access Worker for more information. Need Help at Home Are you under 65 years of age and not eligible for the NDIS? Do you find it difficult to manage everyday tasks due to a physical or mental health issue? You may be eligible […]

Hospital Services

Kyneton, Daylesford and Creswick Acute Hospitals care for both medical and surgical admissions across a large variety of illnesses, injuries and conditions. Depending on a patient’s requirements, we utilise a person-centred approach with a collaboration of professionals, including Visiting Medical Officers (VMOs), Dieticians, Enrolled and Registered Nurses, Physiotherapists, Speech Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, and Transition Care […]

Residential Aged Care

Central Highlands Rural Health provides respite and permanent residential aged care. Our facilities are comfortable and safe and we promote the highest physical and mental function to optimise the residents quality of life. Residents are located in Daylesford, Creswick and Trentham. Our Promise All sites provide permanent and respite care.  Our philosophy is to provide […]

Community Health and Wellbeing

Community Health (formerly Integrated Primary Care) has been shown to have an independent effect on improving health status, reducing health inequalities, achieving better health outcomes for a lower overall cost than systems focused on specialist or tertiary care, thereby making our health care sustainable. Our service focuses on wellness and person-centred care and addresses inequalities in […]

Diabetes Education

Offering education, management and advice for Type 1, Type 2, Gestational Diabetes, Pre – Diabetes and Diabetes prevention. Available to all ages.

Population Health

Central Highlands Rural Health provides a broad range of health promotion activities and initiatives to the communities in the Hepburn Shire in response to community interest and need. The Population Health Team develop and deliver an Integrated Health Promotion Plan which focuses on key priority areas including healthy eating, active living and mental wellbeing. Programs […]


Diagnostic services at Central Highlands Rural Health are available at Kyneton and Daylesford, and are utilised by our inpatients and members of our community. Supporting the diagnostic services means you are supporting your local hospital. Our surgical, acute and urgent care patients benefit from having onsite pathology and imaging services. Pathology Austin Pathology have been […]

Daylesford Aged Care

Central Highlands Rural Health is a Victorian State Government owned not-for-profit organisation that manages Daylesford Aged Care, which is situated in the rural township of Daylesford close to the town centre. Single rooms are available for permanent and respite care. There are no restrictions on visiting hours and car parking is free. The home is […]

Urgent Care Centre

24/7 Urgent Care For emergencies, it is best to call 000. For other urgent care we are here for you 24/7, at Kyneton and Daylesford every day of the year. At Kyneton:  To reach the Urgent Care Centre please present at the nurses station. After hours access is via the security buzzer which you’ll find […]