“…when our mother passed away we promised our father that we would always care for him and would never put him in a home. Unfortunately our father developed Alzheimers Disease. I moved in with him and my brother would come and stay for a few weeks at a time to give me time away. The nurses from Absolute Home Care came every morning to monitor Dad, to shower him and to make sure he took his medication. Over a period of 9 months his dementia grew worse. He needed constant direction in all his daily needs and this was taking its toll on my own health. On the advice of the Registered Nurse from Absolute Home Care we had the no other option than to look at a dementia specific residential facility. During the wait for a bed Absolute Home Care staff came 3 times a day to be with dad and to attend to all his personal care needs. I can’t
thank them enough for their support….”
The story above is a common one that Absolute Home Care Pty. Ltd. provides support for.
Absolutely Home Care is a privately owned nursing agency providing at home nursing care for people in the ACT, the NSW surrounding areas, Bega Valley Shire, Eurobodalla Shire and Illawara Shire. Absolute Home Care has been operational for over 18 years and holds a Community Nursing contract with the Department of Veteran Affairs, and has recently been awarded accreditation with AHCS. As well as Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses we have over 90 carers who are trained in the Certificate 3 in aged and community care. All staff members are police checked and hold a current first aid certificate . Staff have ongoing in-house training in manual handling, CPR and OH&S. The services provided by Absolute Home Care include General Nursing Care, Palliative Care, after hospital care, dementia specific care, respite/companion care and assistance with the instrumental activities of daily living such as shopping and meal preparation. Contact Absolute Home Care on (02) 6112 8886 or if you have any questions on provision of in-home aged care post them below.