Helping your parents to live independently at home

Helping your parents to live independently at home

As your parents begin to age, you want to make sure they can live independently at home with the care that they need for as long as possible. Juggling your own needs of working, children, social life and maintaining an active lifestyle, as well as supporting your parents, can leave you feeling guilty, stressed and wondering how to manage it all.  

There are many in-home services available which can help your parents take care of themselves. Services that may be as simple as assistance with weekly domestic chores such as cleaning or shopping, daily meal delivery or transportation services through to more essential services such as regular nursing care. Taking advantage of the in-home services available for your parents can help you live a more balanced lifestyle where you can enjoy quality time with your parents and feel confident that your parents have the care they need. 

Suncare has a 40 year history of supporting Queenslanders with personal in-home services and solutions that help people live independently at home.  Key benefits of Suncare’s in-home services and support:  

#1: Expert advice for navigating MyAged Care System 

We are experienced in helping families just like yours. Our professional and friendly teams can guide you, step by step, through the complex MyAged Care system. We work with you and your parents to understand your needs, outline all the options available and tailor a home care package that includes the services that are right for you.  

#2: Friendly local service   

At Suncare, we listen to truly understand your needs so we can deliver valuable care solutions that will help you live life, your way. Our welcoming and committed teams are dedicated to giving quality assistance for maintaining independent living at home for as long as possible.  

#3: Community connection  
Our organisation works alongside volunteers in your local community. Our volunteers are integral to our success and we are greatly appreciative of those who so generously give their time and the value they add. We welcome volunteers who want to make a difference to the lives of others in our community. You can find out more about our volunteering opportunities on our website.  

If you want to feel confident that your parents are able to get the support they need, or you would like help navigating the MyAged Care System, please contact Suncare on 1800 786 227. 

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