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When Home-Care Feels Like Family-Care

When Home-Care Feels Like Family-Care

Eighty-two-year-old Sandra told her staff that they’d have to carry her out of her Sydney office before they’d ever get her to retire. Work was her life, especially after her husband passed away and her son grew up. Sandra is …

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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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First Thoughts

First Thoughts

The Care Community It’s been 6 months since I started at Private Care and what a privilege it is to work in, for and with the care community. I have the great pleasure of turning up every day to an …

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Ageing Relatives

Ageing Relatives

When I joined Private Care late last year I knew I had a lot to learn about In-Home Care. This doesn’t sound at the sexy end of the knowledge spectrum like quantum mechanics and your last stay in Trieste but …

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