Helping you prepare for your day, or getting ready to end the day with showering or bathing, dressing, grooming, and reminding you to take your medication.
People living with dementia may need specialist care and support services. CatholicCare can develop a customised plan for the client and carer.
Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Other Allied Health Services
Our specialised clinicians will help you make your home safe to prevent falls or accidents; help you purchase or lease equipment; and develop exercise programs.
Specialised nursing care can include medication management, wound care, continence care, hospital after-care and helping you maintain your doctor’s recommended health program.
Healthy Living Seminars
Our Allied Health teams deliver programs that support you to learn more about maintaining a healthy body, mind and soul. Our focus is your wellbeing by accessing education sessions on topics such as "fit and flourishing". Group education seminars run over a six week period, and also give you the opportunity to meet new friends.
Care at home after leaving hospital
We facilitate the safe and early discharge of eligible patients leaving hospital by providing access to care designed to help you gain independence and prevent re-admission to hospital. This program is available in your own home and can provide you with low intensity therapy such as: physiotherapy and podiatry, nursing support and clinical care, personal care and access to a social worker.
Pastoral or Chaplain Support
Many seniors enjoy staying connected to their church. CatholicCare will work with your parish to link you with their visitation team for a friendly home visit and delivery of Communion at home.
We offer our clients and their families additional emotional and spiritual support through the CatholicCare Chaplain Care Team. Our Chaplains provide personalised, caring and flexible support regardless of your background and beliefs. Our Chaplaincy and Pastoral Care services are optional and confidential. They are also available to any of our clients, their families and carers.
Wellbeing Calls and Home Visits
Your ongoing wellbeing is a priority to CatholicCare, we offer at no extra charge a weekly social call or home visit by our kind and caring volunteers.
Call our friendly team on 13 18 19 and we can arrange for one of our Home Care Specialists to come and visit you at home to talk you through the process. Our Home Care Specialists are experts at helping you navigate the My Aged Care system. It doesn't matter where you are in the process, CatholicCare is here to assist you every step of the way.
If you're looking for answers to any of the above questions call CCareline on 13 18 19, or book a home visit appointment with one of our friendly Home Care Specialists today! We're available 8am - 6pm Monday to Friday.
Book an appointment for a friendly Home Care Specialist to visit you at home.
Other information that may interest you:
Home Care Overview
Home Care Application Process
Our Home Care Services
Frequently Asked Questions