Anglican Care is an innovative community and aged care provider. Operating since 1956, Anglican Care is highly regarded for the quality of care provided to consumers, carers and residents, by our skilled and caring staff. The aged care ministry of the Anglican Diocese of Newcastle, Anglican Care is a not-for-profit organisation operating throughout the Hunter, Central Coast and Manning Regions.
Our home care packages provide assistance for people who need help to stay safe and well at home. All of our packages are delivered using our CHOICE Model which has been developed to meet the needs of seniors who want to remain living independently in the community.
CHOICE is all about what Anglican Care can do to assist you to achieve the goals that will help you to lead a happy life.
We want to work in partnership with you, your family, carers and social networks to ensure a positive ageing experience with opportunities to remain connected with the community.
Our model focuses on the following areas:
- Local Knowledge, Local Pride
- Innovation, Your Way
- Keeping Active, Staying Connected
- Specialised Care for Every Body
- Care for the Carer
There are a range of services and supports that you may choose to access as part of your Home Care Package. Examples of these include:
LOOKING AFTER YOU
If your care and support needs are low - assistance with showering and bathing, dressing and grooming, toileting and personal hygiene, continence management, foot and nail care, medication monitoring and assistance, nursing care including wound, diabetes and pain management
If your care and support needs are higher - clinical care and services, chronic disease management, dementia specific services, palliative and end of life care, assistive technology
HEALTH AND NUTRITION
Visiting your doctor or other health professionals, encouraging and accessing healthy food choices, grocery shopping, meal planning and assistance with meal preparation
Assistance with banking and paying bills, encouraging hobbies, bus outings, personal shopping, individual or group social participation and remaining connected with your local community
ACTIVE AND WELL
Exercise groups, therapies, links to allied health professionals, assistance with restorative care – enhancing physical and cognitive function
HELP AROUND THE HOUSE
Cleaning and housework, personal laundry, home maintenance and modifications, lawn and garden care, spring cleaning
IT'S YOUR CHOICE!