I need assistance to remain independent in my own home

Naturally, many people would prefer to be able to live independently in their own home, having familiar surroundings, neighbours and facilities close by.

If you have reached a point in your life when you could do with a little help around the house, you can be reassured to know that the friendly team at Suncare has been providing reliable, quality care in customers' homes for more than 40 years.

We know how important it is for you to receive the right help at the right time, which is why we spend time with each customer to find out precise requirements to tailor an individual in-home care plan.

Your care plan is carefully crafted to provide you with as much or as little help you want, so you can continue living your life independently at home.

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.

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Independent living at home with Suncare

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. 


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What is a Home Care Package

What kind of services does Suncare provide?

Once you have been assessed by My Aged Care and allocated an appropriate program or package you can discuss with Suncare the most appropriate services that you would like to receive.

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Housekeeping assistance, one of Suncare's many services

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.

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Home Care Packages with Suncare

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.

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Suncare in home services in your community

I live alone and would like some social support

Our social groups assist in the participation of community life and are a popular way to enjoy some time away from home in a supportive environment.

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I live alone and need social support

Government funding extended

12 June 2019
The 2019-20 Federal Budget announced that funding for the Commonwealth Home Support Programme will be extended from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2022. The Commonwealth Home Support Programme is designed for people who are living independently but require a...
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Local Hero nomination on Channel 7 News

08 May 2019
One of our fantastic volunteers Cathy Haimes was featured in the ‘Local Hero’ segment on Channel 7 Sunshine Coast News on Tuesday 7 May. Cathy has been a volunteer at Suncare Meals on Wheels for just over three years and brings her skills to all...
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