Live independently in your own home
There are many benefits that come with using a Home Care Package to continue living in your own home and maintaining your independence for longer. On top of having the comforts of home and a familiar space, you will also live a much more independent lifestyle – choosing what and when you eat, having visitors over at any time of day and taking part in activities that you enjoy.
The Government provides a Home Care Package to fund services that will allow you to stay at home safely and for assistance with day-to-day tasks. Accept Care, an approved Home Care Package provider, is here to partner with you to create an Individualised Care Plan and ensure that you are receiving the services you want by trained and experienced professionals.
Why Accept Care?
At Accept Care, we work with you and your family to provide the support you need to live independently in your home. Our reliability sets us apart with continuity of caregivers and 24hr on-call support.
Services tailored to you
There is a lot to consider when selecting a provider to support and care for you. At Accept Care, we work together with you to develop an Individualised Care Plan tailored to your needs.
More than 20 years’ experience
At Accept Care, we take the time to really get to know you. When you partner with us, you belong to a supportive community of home care professionals with more than 20 years’ experience.
Quality services and experienced staff
We provide a full range of quality services through our carefully selected, experienced team and established network of service providers.
Your Individualised Care Plan
What are your specific needs to stay safe and happy in the home you love?
On your terms
Do you have a weekly schedule we need to fit into?
Have your needs or circumstances changed?
Let's Get Started
From applying for your Home Care Package to deciding which services you need, we are here to assist you with every step. Our care team is here to guide you. If you like, you can choose to always speak to the same person to receive the highest continuity of care.
Apply for funding
apply for your Home Care Package.
The next step is a face-to-face
assessment conducted in your
home to determine the amount
of funding you will receive.
The national waiting list can take
time. While you wait, start
making a list of your needs
and goals. We can then discuss
the services you want, by whom
and how often they are provided.
What is a Home Care Package?
Home Care Packages are funded by the Australian Government to help older Australians continue living safely and independently in their own home.
Am I eligible for a Home Care Package?
The basic eligibility criteria for seniors for a Home Care package is an older person who requires coordinated services to remain in their own home.
There are four different levels of packages ranging from basic care needs to high level care needs. The Government contributes a different amount at each level.
Home Care Package Levels
Level 1 Home Care Package
Basic assistance to give you a little support to help you stay independent. Level 1 typically equates to around 2 1/2 hours of direct care a week.
Level 2 Home Care Package
Low level assistance giving you the little additional support you need to maintain your independent lifestyle. Level 2 typically equates to around 4 1/2 hours of direct care a week.
Level 3 Home Care Package
Mid level support to give you the services you need to continue staying at home and maintaining your independence. Level 3 equates to around 10 hours of direct care a week.
Level 4 Home Care Package
High level of support and usually for seniors with complex nursing care. Level 4 typically equates to accessing approximately 15 1/2 hours of direct care a week.
Looking to switch?
Call our friendly care coordinators on (08) 8251 5186 to find out more about switching.
Don’t know where to start?
We can guide you through applying for a Home Care Package and assist you every step of the way.
Call us on (08) 8251 5186 or complete the form below and we will ring you.