Southern Cross Care (NSW & ACT)

Service Provider

Merrylands

Southern Cross Care NSW & ACT

45 Barcom Street, Merrylands, 2160, NSWDirections

1800 632 314

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Overview

Home Care Package (HCP)

  • Level 1
  • Level 2
  • Level 3
  • Level 4

Case Management

  • Provider Managed
  • Self Managed

Exit Fee

  • Exit Fee $0

Specialized Services

  • Assistive Technology
  • Continence
  • Dementia
  • Hearing
  • Mental Health
  • Mobility
  • Respite Care
  • Terminal Illness
  • Veterans
  • Vision
  • Wellness and reablement
Home Care Packages

Home and Community Care (HACC)

  • Home and Community Care (HACC)

Home Care Package (HCP)

  • Level 1
  • Level 2
  • Level 3
  • Level 4
Region

NSW

  • Blue Mountains
  • Central Coast and Hawkesbury
  • Central West
  • Eastern Suburbs
  • Hornsby and the Hills
  • Hunter Valley
  • Inner West
  • Murray
  • Newcastle and Lake Macquarie
  • Northern Beaches
  • North Shore
  • Riverina
  • Southern Highlands
  • South Sydney
  • South West Sydney
  • Sydney City
  • The Shire
  • The West
Home Care Services
  • Personal Care
    • Showering
    • Dressing
    • Help With Personal Hygiene
    • Help With Personal Grooming
    • Continence Support
  • Gardening
    • Garden Maintenance
    • Lawn Mowing
    • Hedge Trimming
  • Physical Activities
    • Walking
    • Dancing
    • Group Exercise Classes
    • Strength Training Classes
    • Swimming
    • Hydrotherapy
    • Yoga
  • House Keeping
    • Cleaning
    • Dishwashing
    • Laundry
    • Ironing
    • Bedmaking
    • Help with Bill Payments
    • Sorting Post
  • Repairs & Maintenance
    • General Home Maintenance
    • Repair Inside
    • Repair Outside
    • Basic Home Modifications
    • Major Home Modifications
  • Pet Care
    • Feeding & Walking Pets
    • Taking Pet to the Vet
    • Caring for Pet when in Hospital
  • Health Professionals
    • Psychologist
    • Physiotherapist
    • Podiatrist
    • Nutritionist
    • Dietitian
    • Speech Therapist
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Diversional Therapy
    • Exercise Physiologist
    • Other Allied Health
  • Attending Appointments
    • Driver Only
    • Transport & Support
    • Support Only
    • Mini Bus
  • Clinical Care
    • Nursing
    • Pain Relief
    • Palliative Care Monitoring
    • Help with Medication
    • Injections
    • Wound Dressing
    • Catheter Care
    • Health Monitoring
    • Dementia Care
  • Social Activities
    • Accompanied Shopping
    • Visits at Home
    • Social Clubs
    • Volunteer Work
    • Companionship
    • Assistance Running Errans
  • Meals
    • Delivered Food Shopping
    • Help Preparing Meals
    • Fully Prepared Meals
    • Meals at a Centre
  • Equipment & Assistive Technology
    • Emergency Button
    • Communication Aids
    • Medical Care Aids
    • Reading Aids
    • Car Modifications
    • Support & Mobility Aids
    • Other Goods & Equipment
  • Respite & Transition Care
    • At Home Day Respite
    • Community Group Respite
    • Centre Based Respite
    • Home Overnight Respite
    • Community Overnight Respite
    • Host Family Respite
    • After Hospital Care

Location

Southern Cross Care (NSW & ACT)

45 Barcom Street, Merrylands, 2160, NSW

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About

Southern Cross Care (NSW & ACT)

Do you need a hand? We all have times when we need a little help. It could be that you need help with daily tasks you can no longer manage as well on your own. Or help to achieve your health and wellbeing goals. If you're a carer, you may need some time off to have a break and recharge. Whatever you're going through, it's important to know that you're not alone and that caring, expert help is close by and easy to get.We can help By offering you flexible, personalised support, where you need it, when you need it, we can help you remain independent in the comfort of your own home and continue to be part of your local community. We know that everyone is different and that your needs are unique. We can work with you, your family, doctor, and other health professionals to understand what you want to achieve and tailor a plan to suit your needs.We make it easy Receiving Home Care has never been easier. We can meet and talk with you and your family to understand your needs, provide advice and get you the help you need, quickly and easily.About us Established over 45 years ago, we're a not-for-profit organisation with a mission to empower older people to live life to the full. We value and respect diversity and the individuality of every person. We offer services and products to support physical, emotional, intellectual, social, and spiritual wellbeing.Our team Your highly experienced Care Coordinator will get to know you and understand your individual needs and aspirations. We'll tailor a plan that suits you and how you choose to live your life. We take great care to match the right people to you on the basis of skill, experience and mutual compatibility. We want you to feel comfortable knowing you have friendly and trusted companions and assistants. All our care workers have gone through complete Police checks and are formally trained and qualified.The choice is yours You have complete control. You choose when and where your service begins. You can change or add to your care plan at any time. Personal CareShowering, dressing, grooming... Domestic HelpDishwashing, cleaning, laundry... MealsShopping, preparation, cooking... TransportFor appointments, errands, events... Social Support and ActivitiesCompanionship, outings... RespiteIn-home respite, daytime respite... Allied Health SupportPhysiotherapy, podiatry, dietician... Goods and EquipmentWalkers, chairs, continence aids... Home Maintenance

Southern Cross Care (NSW & ACT) is a quality not-for-profit aged care organisation. With 40 locations and more than 40 years’ experience, your care needs are covered.

As part of a Not-For-Profit aged care organisation with over 40 locations accross NSW and the ACT we ensure high quality care within a Christian environment and modern conveniently located facilities.

 

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