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 -19How many Home Care Packages are in Australia?At 31 December 2018, there were 93,331 people in a home care package. Read more
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
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
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
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