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.

Four Activities For The Elderly This Summer

With spring almost over for another year, it’s time to start thinking about summer and what things you can plan to do to make the most of it. We thought we’d write up an article on four activities you and your friends can do this summer. Drawing & Painting A...

What Services Do Home Care Packages Provide?

If you’re someone who is currently considering a home care package for yourself or for a family member, you might be asking yourself what home care services are included. It’s a great question and something our new clients ask our case managers quite regularly when...

What Can Home Care Package Funds Be Used For?

Another common question from those who contact us about our home care packages is what can the funds be used for. Typically, these funds are used for a variety of home care services that allow you to live independently. But we thought it would be worth creating an...

How to Apply For a Home Care Package

If you or one of your loved ones are in need of a little bit of extra support at home, it can be difficult to know where to begin. For many elderly Victorians, a home care package is typically a solution to providing this support. As a home care package provider...

Managing Stress For The Elderly

It can be common to experience various levels of stress throughout your life and none more so during your elderly years. In fact, this is when stress can impact your life the most. The act of ageing causes many stresses such as ill-health, loss of independence, and so...

Keeping Connected During the Coronavirus Pandemic

As the coronavirus pandemic continues in Australia, and indeed the world, staying connected with one another has never been more important. Social engagement with friends and family among the elderly is important for them in maintaining a healthy quality of life...

Living a Happier Life at Home

As we grow older the ability to do simple things such as everyday tasks can vary and this can be a somewhat confronting aspect of aging. We know that it feels like you are losing your independence and that the simple joys in life are slowly slipping away. But with the...

How to Live Safely in Your Own Home

Many elderly Australian’s are preferring to live independently at home for as long as possible. As we are a home care package provider in Bayswater, we absolutely understand why. But we’re also advocates for living safely too which is why we thought it would make...

Frequently Asked Questions About Supported Independent Living

As a Bayswater aged care provider, we get a number of questions asked of us on a regular basis about independent living. If you want to make sure that you get the absolute best result out of your independent living or if you want to make sure you’re receiving the...

A Guide to a Home Care Package Plan

So you’ve received confirmation of your home care package allocation? We’ve got no doubt that this will be a moment of relief for you and your loved ones. It means you are now on the road to securing the support that you require for safe and independent living in the...