Thirteen-year-old James is a ray of sunshine to everyone who meets meet him. Affectionate, cheeky and strong-willed, he embraces everything life has to offer – even though he is living with a disability and requires help with everyday tasks. James’ parents have always been the sole providers of their son’s
We all know life doesn’t always go according to plan. There can be unexpected bumps in the road: you need to move out of home for a little while; your carer suddenly falls ill; you have a medical procedure with a long recovery time, or you just need a quick
Alison and her husband Carl love being part of their local community in Jervis Bay, on the picturesque south coast of New South Wales. Life became challenging, though, when Alison was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease a few years ago. Parkinson’s impacted Alison’s ability to do everyday tasks like cooking, keeping
If you have a question about aged care, an NDIS problem that needs solving, or you need to chat to someone from our team, give us a call and you’ll get to speak to the wonderful Melanie Kirwan. As Home Caring’s Customer Service Officer Mel works full-time answering our phones,
If you need help with the things you do every day, Supported Independent Living (SIL) could be a great fit for you. Funded by the NDIS (the National Disability Insurance Scheme) SIL services includes things like: having someone help you get dressed and shower in the morning; getting support with
If you have a disability and require a special home that meets your needs, you may be eligible for support through the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme). Under the NDIS, accessible housing – called Specialist Disability Accommodation or SDA – is available for people who have very high support needs.