Tag: Home Care Package

At 100 years of age, Dorothy relishes every single day

With more and more people turning 100, we talk to KinCare centenarian, Dorothy Yeomans about her life story and her advice for living a long and happy life.

Care and companionship can make all the difference

Our Customer Christel admits she wasn’t ready to ask for help after her husband’s death. Weekly visits from KinCare have changed her life.

Happiness is a slice of cake

Our Home Care Worker, Margaret loves getting to know her Customers, especially when she learns the little things that can bring joy and happiness to another person’s day.

Having time to smell the roses

With a few hours of help each week for odd jobs, Maureen hasn’t yet given up her independence or her beautiful rose garden.

Bringing fun and laughter into homes

Our live-in respite worker, Irene, loves to see her Customers laugh and smile. She goes to great lengths to make everyone feel comfortable and cared for.

Discovering the world through her work

Our Home Care Worker Abby hasn’t yet had the chance to travel overseas. She loves discovering the world through stories from her customers.

Demystifying ‘My Aged Care’ letters

To make things a little easier for you, we’ve put together a simple guide that explains the importance of each letter you’ll receive from My Aged Care and what you need to do next.

Still a player

Cliff Sexton, 100, of Perth retirement village St Ives in Kallaroo, WA, has been with KinCare for a year and often performs for his carers.

Exit fees and what you should know

If you are thinking of changing providers, it’s important to know that you may now be charged an exit fee by your provider.

In Home Care Government Changes

Increasing Choice in Home Care reforms in February 2017, older Australians now have greater freedom to choose a home care provider and the services receive.