Home Care Packages
Government Funded Home Care Packages (HCP)
At Accent Home Care, we truly believe that it’s important for you to stay in control as you continue with life.
This is why we are able to offer our home care services in Melbourne through an Australian government-funded home care package that will provide you with the level of care and support you need.
Whether you need some help or perhaps a little more, our goal is to empower you to choose the right level of home care services and support services that you require to allow you to stay living at home on your terms.
Ultimately, our home care services are designed to support you in retaining your general health, quality of life, and social interaction while still living in the warmth of your house.
The home care services featured below are all designed to be flexible and match your unique circumstances.
As a home care package provider, our aim is to ensure that you have everything you need to live safely and securely at home.
Below we have included information regarding these home care packages including package & care management, the services available to you from Accent Home Care, accessing your home care package, and the home care package pricing schedule.
Below are our levels of home care packages that are available to you when choosing to engage Accent Home Care for your government-subsidised home care package. These include the various fees & package funds.
Home Care Package Level 1
Basic Level Needs
Home Care Package Level 2
Low-Level Care Needs
Home Care Package Level 3
Intermediate Care Needs
Home Care Package Level 4
Higher-Level Care Needs
Home Care Package Management
Package management is a service that supports the delivery of your Home Care Package, and can cover administrative activities of the package, such as:
- establishing and managing home care budgets,
- coordinating and scheduling services and workers,
- preparing invoices and monthly statements,
- complying with regulatory and assurance activities.
Care management is a service that is provided to you by a Care Advisor. They have a significant role in your Home Care Package which consists of:
- regularly assess your needs, goals and preferences,
- reviewing your home care agreement and care plan with you,
- ensuring your care and services align with other supports,
- partnering with you and your family or carers about your care,
- ensuring your care and services are culturally safe,
- identifying and addressing risks to your safety, health and wellbeing.
Accent Home Care Services
Through our high care home care services, we are able to support all older people of diverse backgrounds and cultures. We have a number of multilingual staff and translation services to make the process seamless and comfortable.
Our level of home care services include but are not limited to:
- Home Help
- Personal Care
- Home Cleaning Services
- Nursing Care
- Respite Care Services
- Gardening Maintenance Services
- Meal Preparation
- Case Management and Coordination
- Social Support
- Medication Management
- Equipment and Home Modification
- Allied Health Including Massage, Physiotherapy and Podiatry
How Do I Gain Access?
Accessing your government home care packages program here in Melbourne involves a number of steps which we have outlined below for you through the many available home care package providers.
Arrange an aged care services assessment through My Aged Care – one of the available home care package providers in Melbourne – by calling them on 1800 200 422 or visiting their aged care website.
If you need further assistance, you can call Accent Home Care at (03) 8824 1000
Ensure you request to be referred to Accent Home Care as your preferred home care service provider.
Contact Accent Home Care to discuss your pending home care agreement and package as well as your individual needs on (03) 8824 1000.
You will be assigned a personal care manager from Accent Home Care once you receive your home care package in Melbourne.
They will create a flexible care plan that is unique to you after listening to your goals and needs, and providing you with the necessary guidance and support that you need now and in the future.