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Our home care services in Queensland
We can assist with home care services and support to help you maintain your lifestyle and stay connected with your community in Queensland.
Exercise & Rehabilitation
Post Hospital Support
What families love about St Vincent's home care
Feel welcome, valued, and safe
This is our promise to you and your family. Our home care team are here to ensure you can continue living as full a life as possible.
We find carers that are the perfect match for you and will be a familiar face throughout your care with us.
Continuity of care
With services across Retirement Living, Home Care, and Aged Care we are best placed to help you, no matter what part of your journey you are on.
An experienced team
Our people will often know exactly what clients and families need (even when they’re not sure themselves!)
Meet your Home Care Team
From lending a hand with daily chores, managing your medication, taking you to and from appointments, providing nursing level services, to supporting your participation in wellness and leisure activities - we can help.
Home care coordinator
Coordinates your services including home care workers, contractors, nurses and more!
Home care worker
Assists you with tasks around the home and helps keep you independent. They can help you with your shopping, organise care that works best for you or even just have a friendly cup of tea.
Assists with clinical care such as stoma care, wound and injury, safe administration of medication and personal care.
Get access to services at home including physiotherapy, podiatry, dietitian, occupational therapy, remedial massage and more. St Vincent’s can organise for transport to services or if available, they can come to you!
St Vincent's Staff Qualifications
Have questions about St Vincent's staff and their qualifications? Learn more about the rules and regulations around hiring in home care, as well as some examples of the training our people go through to give you the best possible care.
How to get the most out of your ACAT assessment
When it comes to an ACAT assessment, you need to come informed and prepared. Talk about the kind of support you need, without accidentally forgetting crucial details that could seriously impact your care.
4 Steps to get Home Care
Before you get an ACAT or ACAS assessment, chat to us to make sure you’re prepared. Feeling nervous? Give us a call.
Get an ACAT or ACAS assessment to see what level of support you need.
Arrange your services
Choose St Vincent’s as your home care provider and we can arrange your home care needs.
Start your care
Get started with your in home care and meeting your in home care team!
Can you explain some of the home care services that you offer?
There’s a lot of home care services to choose from that can help support you in your home and sometimes the detail of those services can help give you a better idea of what to expect.
How do I discuss home care with my family?
Sometimes when there’s a need for home care, your loved ones aren’t the first to recognise it. Give yourself the best chance at helping your loved ones make an informed choice when it comes to home care.
Everyone’s story is worth celebrating
Frequently asked questions
However, we recommend chatting with our friendly team first to make sure you’re getting the most out of your application and not losing out on any funding you’re entitled to.
St Vincent’s offers tailored services to make sure that everyone who needs extra assistance is covered.
- Personal care
- Nursing care
- Domestic assistance
- Home maintenance
- Transport assistance
- Social support (virtual and in-person)
- Exercise and rehabilitation
- Respite care
- Post hospital support
- Meal preparation
The Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) is for people who need a little bit of help every week or fortnight with everyday tasks or activities. It is also available for short term care with an immediate need.
Home Care Packages (HSP) are for people who need more regular help or higher levels of support. There are four levels of care - Level 1 (basic care) to Level 4 (more complex care). For each level of care there is a corresponding budget allocation.
Learn more about the cost of home care here
To best prep for your ACAT/S and make sure you’re not missing out on any funding you might be entitled to, chat with our friendly team.
Both the CHSP and HCP have different payment systems. With a HCP, each level aligns to a set amount of funding each year. Depending on your financial circumstances, you may be expected to contribute to the cost of your care. With the CHSP, you will receive a government subsidy for the services you receive however will be asked to contribute to the cost of your home care.
Learn more about the cost of home care here
St Vincent’s home care workers are:
- Willing to do things the way you like them
- Skilled in providing the services you need
- The right match for you
- Accessible when you need them
Learn more about staff and qualifications for home care here