The funding consumers receive in their Home Care Package can be spent upon a wide range of community care services, social supports and well-being services with an approved provider. This article will provide information about all the options approved funders can use to give patients the most benefits with their approved package.
If you or your loved one is elderly, it is crucial to decrease the risk of falling as much as possible. Every year, one in three Australians 65 years old or over suffer from a slip and fall, now the top cause of hospitalisation in the country. Unfortunately, most of these falls take place at home, so it is essential to reduce the risk of falling and the severity of injuries should an accident occur.
You might be one of those who’d rather have your loved one spend their days at home, where everything is familiar to them. If that’s the case, in-home care services are the right choice for you. Here are the benefits of in-home care that facilities cannot provide.
Different people have different needs, so Home Care Packages are not one-size-fits-all. There are four different levels that offer varying services. You will be assessed by an Aged Care Assessment Team or ACAT to determine what level best suits your needs.