HOW TO OBTAIN A HOME CARE PACKAGE
To obtain a Home Care Package clients must first check for
eligibility by getting an Aged Care Assessment - You can access more
information by calling My Aged Care on
1800 200 422 or through the My Aged Care website by clicking here - ACAT
Once you have been assessed as eligible for a package you will be informed in writing, you will then need to register on the My Aged Care website. Please call Abbeyfield if you require assistance with this.
If you have an existing package you can choose your provider and transfer from an existing provider if you wish. Nominate Abbeyfield Southern Barossa Home Care as your preferred provider.
WHAT SERVICES CAN SOUTHERN BAROSSA HOME CARE PROVIDE
- CLINICAL: Wound dressing, medications
PERSONAL CARE: Showering, dressing, mobility, meal preparation and eating
- SUPPORT SERVICES: Laundry, house cleaning, gardening, home maintenance, transport to help you shop, visit your doctor or attending social activities
- SUPPORT STAFF: Administrative and Clinical support staff who can assist you with your enquiries
HOME CARE PACKAGE FEES & FUNDING
More information can be found at My Aged Care - Home Care Packages and by calling Abbeyfield (ask for Carolyn) on 85246396.