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How many Home Care Packages are in Australia?

26 August 2019
A summary of Home Care Package program data Australia as at the 31st March  2019. Data from Home Care Package Program Data Report 3rd Quarter 2018 -19 How many Home Care Packages are in Australia? At 31 December 2018, there were 93,331 people in a home care package. Read more
Department of Health Home Care Package cover page

Staff Story – The Need For Speed

16 July 2019
Still riding on an all-time high from placing second in the Targa Tasmania tarmac rally race in early May, Samantha Winter (Care Connect General Manager - Finance & Info Systems) shares her love for rally racing with us. Read more

Helping Seniors Stay Cool In Summer Heat

5 November 2018
As much as we love the warmth of summer, some days are simply too hot for our bodies, especially during heatwaves, and precautions need to be taken to avoid heat stress and exhaustion. This is especially important for older Australians who are most affected during these hot spells. Read more

Federal Government budget boost for in-home care funding

22 June 2018
Currently, demand for in-home care for the elderly has reached such high levels that those in need of the highest-level care packages could be forced to wait more than a year for the help they need. This year, the federal government budget is set to begin addressing the problem. Read more

Helping bring hope and peace of mind to Hilda

15 May 2018
Hilda had always found happiness in the company of other people. Born in Lithuania, and the mother of two children, she loved her daily outings, especially shopping in op shops with her daughter, Selina, and playing cards at her local bowls club. Hilda really enjoyed her life in Australia. Read more