Category Archives: Aged Care

How to Age Well in Our Own Home

How to Age Well in Our Own Home

There is little need to argue the fact that most people would rather stay in their own home as they age. This has become known as ‘ageing in place’, an aged care term defining the act of living in the …

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The Gift of Ageing

The Gift of Ageing

Max had been living with his son and daughter-in-law *Rachel for five years before he was diagnosed with colon cancer. After hearing the news, he requested palliative care and said he’d like to live out his final days at home …

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Providing Better Private Aged Care

Providing Better Private Aged Care

Providing care for your ageing parent can be complicated when you consider the many practical and financial issues that go along with it. Can you manage the care of your parent by yourself? Do you need additional home care and …

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The Aged Care Conversation

The Aged Care Conversation

When Jane Oliver from Sydney’s North Shore said to her son and daughter: “Kids, I know we haven’t talked about what I want for my aged care yet, but I’ve been thinking…” she was a happy, active 65-year-old with no …

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More Than Just Care – It’s Companionship

More Than Just Care – It’s Companionship

The Aged Care industry in NSW and Australia wide has many misconceptions but we want to know the important questions. How vital is a carers friendship when receiving in-home care? The answer is simple: VERY, a social life helps you …

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