community care is a service that provides personalized health and support services to aid seniors and people who suffer from a disability.
With the help of this service, one can live independently and safely at their own house. This service also allows the disabled and the seniors to connect with their friends, family, personal interest, and the community.
What services are included in Home and community care services?
The home and community care services provide assistance in personal care, pet care, health care, cooking, transportation, housework, and many other services. They also provide Physiotherapists for the patients to get back on their feet from the ailment.
Different ranges of Home and Community care services:
- Home care packages-This type of package is a government-subsidized plan that supports senior citizens to continue staying in their homes. This package has level 1, level 2, level 3, and level 4 according to the requirement of the person. These levels are decided based on the report of Aged Care Assessment.
- Commonwealth home support program- This type of package is a funded plan that supports people above the age of 65, who stay at their own home. In this service, very little assistance is provided to the person. This plan is for those who can manage themselves and need very little help.