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.

Our Guide to Home Care Funding & Costs

Home care services can ultimately make a significant difference to the lives of you or your loved one in a variety of ways. But with any professional health care service, there are financial considerations to be aware of. These include: How much do in-home care...

Five Reasons To Choose Home Care Services

Regardless of the pandemic, it has become apparent to us that there is a growing public demand for home care services versus the traditional aged care service. These reasons are predominantly associated with advances in technology, cost-effectiveness, and tradition....

Why Choose In-Home Care For Your Elderly Parents?

We all want to take the very best care of our aging parents and grandparents whenever possible. But it can often be difficult to juggle the caregiving duties amongst the various family members with the demands of work and other responsibilities. Opting for home care...

Staying Cool During Melbourne’s Heatwave

This seemingly never-ending heatwave in Melbourne has left us all feeling a little hot and bothered on a daily basis. During this time, it’s important to look after yourself and those around you who might be prone to heat exhaustion and dehydration. We thought we...

Home Care Services During the Pandemic

Living at home and receiving high-quality home care is of the utmost importance for elderly Australians during the pandemic as they continue to want to live independently. We recognise and empathise that during this time there’s a lot of fear and uncertainty about...

Healthy Eating Tips For the Elderly

It is very common for our appetite to decrease, along with our sense of smell and taste, as we grow older. It can cause you to eat less food which will prevent your body from getting all the essential nutrients it needs to stay healthy. With this in mind, it’s not...

What is Case Management in Home Care?

When you’ve engaged Accent Home Care for our home care services, we ensure that the care workers assigned to you are able to provide the consistent support that is unique to you. Our case management & coordination service is an important service to ensure you are...

How Accent Home Care is Keeping Everyone Safe

During these trying and uncertain times, the health and safety of our wonderful staff, community, and public is our absolute priority. We want to ensure that everyone with who we interact can do so with confidence knowing their health and safety is being looked after....

What Are Home Nursing Services?

Often referred to as medical management, home nursing services involve a registered nurse attending your home to provide in-home care to patients that need assistance with a variety of medical issues. In consultation with the client’s doctor, these nurses work to...

How Technology Can Help The Elderly in The Home

With technology being such a big part of our lives these days, it’s really hard to escape it in the home. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s a disadvantage to an elderly person. In fact, it’s quite the opposite. These days there are so many innovative and...