St Louis Community Care Packages support older people to enjoy quality of life while remaining in their own homes.
Who is Eligible?
Those people assessed by an Aged care Assessment Team (ACAT) as requiring low level support. People with complex care needs (medical, social, physical or emotional).
A Community care package will suit the individual needs of each person and may include support with the following:
- Personal care and hygiene
- Home help (cleaning, laundry, gardening etc.)
- Transport assistance (appointments, outings, shopping)
- Meal preparation
- Medical support
- Pet care
- Personal and financial affairs
St Louis Community Care Packages is an expansion of the services offered by St Louis Nursing Home ... a private organisation that has been providing aged care services to the community since 1946.
St Louis recognises that elderly people have the right to determine what their care needs are and should be supported and actively involved in all aspects of service provision. Care workers are chosen accordingly.