Accent Home Care Blog

Welcome to the Accent Home Care Blog.

This is the section of our website where we will share all of our news and what’s happening at Accent Home Care, as well as our own thoughts and opinions on all things to do with aged care and independent living.

Be sure to keep up to date with everything by regularly checking in on our aged care blog here at Accent Home Care.

Top 5 Advantages of Having a Home Care Package

As the world becomes increasingly complex, it becomes more and more important for older people to have someone to look after them. A number of Australian government-funded home care providers can assist in providing companionship and assistance with activities of...

Government-Funded Home Care Services: What You Need To Know

As the world enters a new era where caregiving responsibilities are gradually being transferred from parents to professionals, it's important for people to know about government-funded home care services. These in-home services are funded by the Australian government...

4 Questions to Ask About Home Care Services

As the population ages and more people reach retirement age, the demand for home care services will only continue to grow. Particularly in comparison to traditional aged care services. Elderly people need home care services not just because they're frail and unable to...

Why Walking is Great For Your Health

Without a doubt, regular exercise is one of the best things you can do for your health regardless of your age.  It can combat a variety of health issues & conditions, control your weight loss or weight gain, and improve your mood. In saying that, the type of...

Keeping Elderly People Active at Home

Keeping Elderly People Active at Home Regardless of whether your loved one is in an aged care facility or receiving help in their own home, it’s important that they are staying as active as possible. Given we are a provider of home care packages, this blog will focus...

Four Ways to Boost Your Mood

Four Ways to Boost Your Mood Disclaimer: This blog is based on general advice and should never be taken as medical advice. If you are experiencing low moods on a regular basis, or are sad & depressed, please get in contact with a GP or medical professional to...

9 Benefits of Respite Care for the Elderly

Caregiving for an elderly family member or friend can sometimes be an all-consuming job that many aren’t equipped to do alone. Finding respite care services can be the answer in providing the caregiver with a vital break for a period of time, and can have many...

What are The Benefits of Home Health Care?

Home health care keeps elderly Australians who are recovering from injuries or managing acute or chronic health conditions where they prefer to be - in the comfort of their own home. This also applies to elderly Australians who are entering their twilight years but...

How to Choose the Right Home Care Provider

Elderly Australians needing extra help & assistance to live at home, regardless if that’s help with things such as gardening maintenance, bathing, occupational therapy, or transport, now have greater choice when it comes to the level of government-funded care they...

What Does a Level 3 Home Care Package Include?

If you or your loved one has been approved for a level 3 home care package, you might be wondering what’s involved in this type of home care package and what it means for them. We get a number of frequently asked questions from our clients about this type of package....