Residential Care

Residential Care

HomeCaring provides quality at-home Aged Care services

Managing and maintaining the family home can be a big job for anyone but the older we get the more demanding small, inconsequential tasks can become. Residential care, however, is not the only answer to solving this problem. 24 hour care for the elderly is also available in your home. Get in touch with us for aged care, home care, overnight care support & respite care.

Home Caring can help people struggling with looking after seniors by providing reliable residential care for the elderly. We have a wide range of dementia care and overnight respite support services developed to keep a person independent and as comfortable as possible. Specialising in dementia and disability care, we offer a vast range of additional services like overnight care, respite care & palliative care designed to help around the home and keep people active in the community for longer. Below, we will explain more about the aged care services we provide as a great alternative to a residential home for the elderly. Please do not hesitate to contact us for more information. 

Our Services Home Care At A Glance

For general help and palliative care support around the home, bring your Home Care Package to Home Caring and we can work with you in tailoring so it’s exactly the right dementia home care services for you. We offer you complete flexibility and choice with which homecare services you choose and how and when they are provided to you. This can take the strain off the whole family. We can help with:

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Grocery Shopping
  • Meal preparation and planning
  • Deliveries and pick-ups like prescriptions and dry cleaning
  • Garden maintenance

Why Home Care Instead Of Residential Care Services?

As mentioned, there are many different types of home and private care services that we provide, ranging from domiciliary care to senior care. There have been a lot of studies that have suggested that people prefer to live in their own home rather than going to a private residential care home when they get older. This is because they feel comfortable in their own home and they want to maintain a level of independence. This is something that the live-in carer can help you to achieve. After all, moving to a new home can be stressful for anyone. When you couple this with the fact that you will be moving into a residential care facility, with set visiting times, set meals, and set routines, it is not hard to see why someone would not be overly excited about this. However, it is important to realise that general and dementia residential care homes are not the only option. You can still help your loved one to get the care and assistance that they deserve without making their move into one of the private care homes. In home care means that you will be able to keep to the same daily routines as usual and that friends and family members will still be able to visit you as they would usually do. The only difference is it you will have an experienced carer who will be there to provide a regulated service. This means that they will provide you with all the help and assistance that you need, like you would get in elderly residential homes, so that you can live a happy and healthy life in your home without having to rely on residential care homes.

What Does A Live-In Carer Do?

A live-in carer will provide assistance with a selection of different domestic tasks, for example, administering medication, completing household chores, running errands, and preparing meals. They make it possible for anybody who needs care to live in an environment that is comfortable, clean, and safe without having to go to an elderly care home. When you benefit from our service, we will provide any sort of tasks and routines that you need assistance with. These tasks will be based on your personal requirements and what is most important to you. Below, we will outline some of the different home residential care services that we provide to give you a better understanding. It is important to note that this is not an exhaustive list. Therefore, please do not hesitate to ask us if you have any specific requirements. So, some of the things that we will be able to assist you with are as follows… 

Maintaining your independence

One thing that we can help you to do is to maintain your independence. This is the number one reason why people do not want to move into a residential facility. We can support you in getting out and about. This could be anything from enjoying some time with your friends and family to going to the cinema or doing some shopping. We can also help with assisted holidays as well.

Help around the home

There are a number of different tasks that we can help with around the home. This includes running errands, for example, shopping for groceries and collecting prescriptions. We can also provide pet care if you have a pet, including feeding and walks. We will assist with the preparation and cooking of meals and these will be suited to your personal taste and dietary requirements. We can also help with the laundry, including washing, drying, and ironing clothes. Aside from this, we will assist with housekeeping matters, which consists of all of the regular chores, for example, dusting, vacuuming, cleaning, and tidying.

Personal care and personalised support

We can also provide personalised residential aged care support to suit you. This includes companionship. Often, carers will become more like companions and friends, as they will provide emotional support, share special moments, and enjoy meals together. We can also provide support with mobility. This includes assistance moving around the home in a safe manner as well as altering bed position and hoist transfers. Aside from this, we can help with continence care, personal care, and medications support.

Why Choose HomeCaring?

While there may be a lot of providers in Australia that are offering senior residential care services, we truly believe that we are one of the best. There are a number of reasons why this is the case. The main reason is because we offer flexible home care packages options. This means that we can tailor our aged care service to suit you. Not only do we provide dementia care, but we can also provide nursing care, respite care, and a number of other elderly care services. It is important to realise that when we provide care services to our patients, we will always tailor our service to suit them and their unique needs. We recognise everyone has different needs and care can never be a one size fits all solution. This is why we make the effort to get to know you. We understand your likes and interests and we get to know the things that you do not like as well. We do this so that we can make sure that we enhance your life in every way possible. When you choose our service, you can be sure that homecare will be a positive experience for everyone involved.

The Process Of Arranging Residential Care Services

If you want to arrange homecare with our team, the process is really easy. There are a number of simple steps that you are going to need to follow. The first thing you need to do is give us a call so that you can speak to our team. Our team is available seven days a week and they are very friendly and professional so you should have nothing to worry about. Once you have done this, there will be a free homecare assessment. This means that someone from our team will come and pay you a visit so that they can discuss the types of care that are available and discover what you are looking for from the carer. We will then match you to the best carer from our team based on the discussion that we have had. This will be a carer that not only meets your requirements in terms of providing you with health care also someone that is going to fit into your home perfectly so that you feel comfortable. We will also make sure the extra support is provided during the arrival stage. After this, we will provide regular reviews and carer supervision, as well as offering different support services as and when you need them. So, what are you waiting for? Give us a call today. We promise it will be the best thing you can do for you and your family.

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