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Home Services

Tailored support so you can remain independent and spend more time doing the things you enjoy.

Our home services are suitable for people of all ages and abilities who would like to receive extra support to get the most out of life.

Whether you are an older person looking for a helping hand with daily necessities, a retiree wanting to leave the chores to us or a younger person recovering from an operation and in need of temporary assistance, we can customise a support solution just for you.

Through our Aboriginal Home Care service, we are also the largest provider of specialised and culturally appropriate home care services to Aboriginal people in Australia.

We can even offer our services as a special gift for a loved one who deserves a break!                                    

We offer services in New South Wales, Victoria and some parts of Queensland.

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We have a range of services that can be tailored to your needs.

In and around the home
Health services
Community activities
Mobility and adventure

Personal care

Dignified support with showering, dressing and grooming, which can be particularly helpful if you have recently come out of hospital, are recovering from an injury or are living with a disability.

Domestic services

Let us assist you with household chores such as light domestic cleaning, laundry and changing the beds so that you can choose other ways to spend your time.

Meal preparation

We aim to accommodate your tastes and can prepare delicious and nutritious home-made meals using ingredients and recipes you enjoy.

Odds and ends

From overseeing a home delivery to organising a gardener or even assisting with your pets or shopping, we can help you to coordinate the odds and ends of life.

Home beautiful

If your home is in need of a simple home clean, a more thorough spring clean or even a meticulous top-to-bottom vacate clean, let us do the hard work for you.

Sleepover support

Our trained staff are able to stay over in your home to provide the care you may require overnight.

Live-in support

Got an active lifestyle but need some extra support? Let us assist you with a combination of personal care, leisure, recreation and domestic services.

Physiotherapy

Our experienced physiotherapists will make sure your home is safe, assess your condition and provide a treatment program aimed at restoring your strength, balance and mobility.

Occupational therapy

Our therapists offer a wide range of services aimed at improving your independence and safety in your daily activities. This includes dressing, showering and specialist equipment to keep you living well at home.

Home nursing

Our nurses can provide you with assistance in general nursing care such as wound dressing, medication management and continence support.

Home from hospital program

Heading home after time spent in hospital may feel overwhelming and intimidating. We can support you with the transition as you settle back into life at home. Our care coordinators can assess you for one of our hospital in the home programs supported by your specialist and GP.

Respite care

If your regular carer is a family member or friend, you may want to take advantage of our dedicated respite care options and centres to provide you both with a well-deserved break.

Dietician

Our team of dieticians can provide you with telephone support to help make changes to your lifestyle to achieve your health goals.

Companionship

Sometimes it’s nice to simply have someone to enjoy a cup of tea with, play a game of cards, talk to about the news or go with for a stroll. Our friendly team is on-hand and ready to help.

Positive care

Living independently at home is about more than just your physical wellbeing. It’s also about finding ways to do the things you love. Whether that’s pottery classes, tap dancing or even painting lessons, we will help you to make it happen.

Private assistance

Perhaps you just need assistance with a particular project or task or with general day-to-day errands. No matter what support you require, we will do our very best to tailor a solution that meets your needs.

Transport

Getting out and about is an important part of independent living. If you need to see a doctor, would like to catch a movie or even just visit a loved one or attend a family celebration, we can arrange the safe and comfortable transport you require.

Travel

From departure and arrival assistance to accompanying you on your adventure, we are here to make sure your holiday is everything you dreamed it would be.

Just for you

Is there a particular dream you would like to fulfil or a special goal you would like to achieve? Our tailored and flexible services ensure we are able to customise a support package to help make it possible.

Download our Home Services Brochure

Home Services PDF brochure

Underpinning our home services are three guiding principles

Individuality

From the support you receive to the team member we match you with, everything we do is tailored to suit you.

Independence

We are here to help you remain independent and live your best life, whenever and however it suits you.

Flexibility

Our services are designed to suit your schedule and ensure you always have access to flexible and reliable support.

Matching you with the most suited member of our team is our highest priority

We understand that inviting an unfamiliar person into your home can be confronting, so we work with you to match the right member of our team to your needs. Our staff are carefully selected to ensure that each has the relevant experience and qualifications and that they satisfy our rigorous reference and police checks. All of our team members are committed to providing the highest quality of service you would expect from Australian Unity. We want you to feel comfortable knowing you will have a friendly, reliable and trusted assistant.

Your funding options

Depending on your needs and circumstances, there are a number of ways to pay for your home services. Government funding may be available if you meet the eligibility criteria, otherwise you can pay privately for any of our services at any time.

We have even made it possible to purchase a home services gift voucher for a loved one, helping them to thrive too.

Government funding

Find out more about your funding options and eligibility.

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Disability services funding

Learn more about NDIS funding as well as other state and insurance-funded programs.

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Private funding options

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