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What are Home Care Packages?

Home care packages are made up of a group of care services that supports seniors to continuing living independently at home with choice, flexibility and control.

The 2018 Budget announcement will see $1.6 billion dollars allocated to aged care and supporting older Australians at home.

When the time comes, over 70% of Australians say they prefer to die at home, surrounded by their friends and family, but, in reality less than 10 per cent experience that possibility.

If you were very unwell and not able to communicate your preferences to others, who would you want to speak for you? What would you want them to say?

What is a Government Package?

Every year, on March 8th, International Women’s Day is celebrated around the world to remember the movement for women’s right, as well as the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.

The word ‘Easter’ immediately springs a few things to mind; yellow chicks, bunnies, excited children and lots and lots of chocolate. But while this all may sound very exciting for some, the holidays are not something we all look forward to.

Home Instead Senior Care is very excited to announce the opening of our brand new office in Tasmania.

Set up by franchise owners Andrew and Peggy Warwick, the devoted duo will be servicing valued clients in and around Hobart and Southern Tasmania.

We all like to think we could do anything to help our loved ones during their time of need. However, it is the sad reality that many unpaid carers are putting their own health at risk through their devotion and commitment to helping others.

Are you concerned about your parents living at home?

Are you unsure where to turn to next?

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