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Discussing home care options with your ageing parents?

Posted by Linda Summerton on Dec 20, 2018 7:00:00 PM

Growing Older Doesn't Have to Be Scary:

But quite frankly it is. Losing the ability to care for oneself can not only be a risk to personal safety, but it is difficult to come to terms with mentally and emotionally. Often its left to the children to broach the subject of Mum and or Dad needing home care, - this can be a daunting prospect but can be made more comfortable and more effective by careful research and planning.

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Topics: Aged Care, Home Care, Disability Support, Elder Care, #amazingsupport, #myagedcare, #assistedliving, #homecareproviders, #assistance, #clientdirectedcare, #family, #care, #homecarepackages

Professional Boundaries between you and your worker

Posted by Linda Summerton on Dec 6, 2018 4:40:00 PM



With the onset of NDIS and client directed funding, I thought it may be timely to republish this blog post.

All formal working relationships need rapport and trust to function well. This is particularly relevant to the relationship between an individual and the person/s who are employed to provide them with home care – carers or support workers. It is certainly important that the carer makes sure client’s feel at ease with approaching and relating to them – but it is equally important that the lines don’t become blurred.  

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Topics: Sunshine Coast, Professional Boundaries, Noosa, Caloundra, Disability Care, Aged Care, Home Help, Home Care, Blog, Hiring, Care Workers,, #ndisready, #clientdirectedcare

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