A level 2 Home Care Package is designed for people who have low level care needs. Your Home Care Package services will always be tailored to your personal circumstances, to make sure you're getting exactly what you need to stay safely and independently at home for as long as you want.
Clarissa is 74 and she lives on her own in a two bedroom apartment with a courtyard garden. When we first met Clarissa, we sat with her and worked out what goals were most important for her. Clarissa has a great network of supportive neighbours who check in with her most days to see how she is and have a cup of tea. She has a history of falls following back surgery, and uses a zimmer frame to get around. One of her favourite pastimes is playing Scrabble on her iPad.
Clarissa felt that the services that would best support her independence were:
Clarissa's weekly care plan includes:
Every few months Clarissa also has home and garden maintenance assistance to change lightbulbs, check smoke alarm batteries and a hand with any heavy lifting aroud the house.
Clarissa contributes the Basic Daily Fee ($10.32). Her level 2 Home Care Package means the government contributes $41.22 per day towards her services.
If Clarissa ever decides to change service providers, we won't charge her an Exit Fee. This is just one of the ways we support consumer choice.
To discover what a level 1 Home Care Package looks like, meet William.
To find out how a level 3 Home Care Package can support you, meet Maria and Peter.
To see what a level 4 Home Care Package can offer, meet John and Hannah.
If you've still got some questions about Home Care Packages, you might find the answer in our FAQs. If you don't find the information you need, please send us a message or give us a call on 1300 764 433.
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