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in Western Australia

Home care services in Western Australia provide a great alternative to residential aged care, allowing you to receive care and assistance in the comfort of your own home. There are a number of home care providers in WA that can tailor a home care program to suit your care needs.

Home care services can provide assistance with a range of everyday tasks including personal care, domestic assistance, respite care, transport, nursing care, home modifications and home & garden maintenance. 

Begin your search by entering in your suburb or the name of your desired home care provider above to view home care services in your area.

Why are Aboriginal Australians more likely to get dementia?

By on Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The preliminary results of an ongoing study into the ageing of Aboriginal Australians found that dementia is three times more likely to effect the indigenous population.

The Koori Growing Old Well (KGOW) study is now looking at what causes these high rates of dementia in older Aboriginal Australians.

An ageing aged care workforce

By on Monday, March 17, 2014

The aged care sector will band together at a national conference this month to discuss what can be done to meet the increasing demands of our ageing population.

The Aged Care Workforce Strategy 2024 is the first event hosted by leading industry voice, Aged Care Insite magazine.

Beyond basics - health professional training gets real

By on Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences at the University of Western Australia (UWA) has made positive use of an unoccupied aged care facility by turning it into a clinical learning space for students of nursing, social work, podiatric medicine and medicine.

In 2011 the Beyond the Teaching Nursing Home project was established to provide a dedicated learning environment where students could practice activities with real people, as well as mannequins.

Private home care takes pressure off

By on Monday, February 24, 2014

When Maureen Mahoney’s mother-in-law started showing the early signs of dementia, she began weighing up her residential care options.

It wasn’t until she stumbled across an advertisement in the local paper that Maureen discovered her mother-in-law did not have to leave her beloved home to get the care she needs.

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