Tag: Social Support – Technology

COVID-19 vaccinations – what you need to know

The COVID-19 vaccination roll-out is in full swing across Australia. This article explains when you may be eligible to have the vaccine, how to book your appointment and what you need to take with you on the day.

Stories and memories, printed in a life story memory book

Our Customer, Sent, has had an amazing life. In 1954, he arrived in Australia at just 19 years old with nothing more than an empty suitcase and the clothes on his back.

Helping you maintain your connections

Maintaining meaningful relationships that can help you lead a happier and healthier life can be difficult at the moment. Now, more than ever, it’s important to stay connected.

Robert proves you can discover new talents at any age

When his Home Care Worker, Michelle, learned that Robert had never cooked a meal in his life, she began to teach him and at 83, he’s loving putting his new skills to use in the kitchen.

Use technology to stay connected with friends and family

If your loved ones don’t live close by, that doesn’t mean you have to be socially isolated. Discover our fun, creative ways to stay connected online.

Tips for your telehealth appointment

Recent COVID-19 restrictions and technological advancements are changing the way many people consult their G.P. Thanks to telehealth, you now don’t have to see your doctor in person if you don’t want to.

Why being social is good for you

Being social by keeping in touch online or having regular catch ups with friends can support your mental and physical health.

Technology – Apps Explained

KinCare helps you understand what apps are all about, and highlights some of the apps our Customers are currently using.

Using Facebook to stay in touch

Facebook is great way to stay connected with others. KinCare can help you set up your Facebook account and keep in touch with family and friends.

Five reasons you should get online

Learning basic internet skills, such as using email, surfing the internet and participating in social media, can provide lots of benefits for your health and wellbeing – without even leaving the house.