Being able to remain independent at home is something most people want for their parents or loved ones, however, if you believe your loved one would benefit from having some help to take care of themselves or some assistance in looking after their home, there are many supportive ways that your loved one can continue their lives in their own home. Our friendly team at Suncare have been providing solutions to such in-home care services for over 40 years.
We understand that accepting help can be a big change for your loved one, so we spend time with each of our customers to find out their precise needs and tailor an in-home care plan to assist them to live their lives, their way.
It may be as simple as a daily meal delivery, or help with a few weekly domestic chores, or as essential as regular nursing care. No matter what your loved one’s situation, we can provide them with the care that suits them, at a time that is convenient to them.
How do I access services?
We understand that beginning your journey into home care services can be a daunting path, so our friendly team are here to guide you through and help you every step of the way, our knowledgeable team will be able to answer your every question.
Can you provide services in my area?
Suncare provides home care services throughout Southeast and Central Queensland and we have offices in North Lakes, Sunshine Coast, Gympie, Wide Bay and Rockhampton.
Our staff connect to communities from the regions all around these areas to ensure the best care is easily accessible.
My parents need help at home
There are many options and a range of services you can access if you think that your parents need help at home. If you need advice on how to access funding for your parents, the Suncare team can guide you in the best direction.
Sometimes the smallest changes can make the biggest difference to living independently at home.
What is a Home Care Package?
Home Care Packages
A Home Care Package is a government subsidised program that provides support for people who wish to stay in their own homes for longer.
Depending on your care needs, there are four levels of Home Care Package and each level receives a different amount of funding to allow you to choose the support that you need.
I have a Home Care Package, can I use Suncare's services?
Yes, Suncare can be your service provider if you have been allocated a Home Care Package. We will work with you to identify a total package of care and services to meet your needs so you can continue to live a more active and independent life. If you are an existing customer of Suncare, you are familiar with of our level of commitment but may not be aware of the complete package of services we provide.
I am a carer and I need respite
If you are a carer and need to be away from your loved one, Suncare can provide the support you need. Respite services can be tailored to suit your needs and this can either be a planned, regular service or be a responsive service to meet your needs in the short term, for example a crisis or emergency situation i.e. you have been has been taken ill or hospitalised.
Having this service available for you often means you can continue caring for your loved one for longer.