Help to reach your wellness goals

Our ARRCS Fred McKay Day Therapy Centre service offers respite, socialisation, and Allied Health services to help you maintain your independence and chosen lifestyle, when tasks and activities may have become difficult or impossible to manage on your own. We understand that everyone is different and we’ll work with you to ensure each service is tailored for you.

Our services

The Fred McKay Day Therapy Centre features a hydrotherapy pool, fully equipped gym and physiotherapy rooms, an accessible kitchen and a large multi-purpose area. Group exercise classes are held weekly and a hairdresser visits twice a week. Here are the services we can provide at the centre.

Centre-based respite




Social activities


Who we help

If you or a loved one are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person aged over 50, or are non- Indigenous and aged over 65, and are finding it hard to manage at home, you may be eligible to receive government funding for aged care services. To access this funding, visit My Aged Care.

Contact us

Our friendly staff at ARRCS Fred McKay Day Therapy Centre can provide information and even submit a referral with you, confidentially and with no obligation.

Call us on 08 8921 4931, fill in the form below, or pop in for a chat at the address below.

Fred McKay Day Therapy Centre, Old Timers Village, 446 South Stuart Highway, Alice Springs.

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