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Tag: home care

  • Residential Aged Care Home Care Retirement Living

    World Class Seniors and Elders Community Complete

    May 10, 2019

    The Presbyterian Church and Presbyterian Aged Care are very proud to announce the completion of their world-class seniors and elders community in Sydney’s eastern suburbs. The Terraces at Paddington (named for its historic terraced gardens which have been conserved to pay homage to the site’s history) combines retirement living, home care, and a residential aged […]

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  • Home Care

    Seniors could be eligible for up to $50,286 p.a. for help in their home

    April 3, 2019

    From The Pulse magazine, Mar-Apr 2019 (full issue available by clicking here): An extra 10,000 seniors will be given funding to help pay for assistance they may need in their home this year. Presbyterian Aged Care says the government funding, called “Home Care Packages”, will be released in the first part of 2019. With the […]

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  • Home Care

    When is it time to help a senior?

    January 15, 2018

    If you are, or you know a senior, do you know at what point outside help is needed in order for you (or them) to stay in their own homes, healthy, viable, and happy? Even small problems in old age can escalate quickly and catch everyone off guard, so prevention is unquestionably the best path. […]

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  • Residential Aged Care

    Quality in Aged Care Part 2: How PAC is delivering what people want

    August 22, 2017

    The following is a continuance of my previous blog: Quality in Aged Care Part 1: What do people actually want? Here we found with the assistance of research that people measure the quality of their care more by the relationships they experience with carers, rather than many peoples’ assumptions of clinical care being the most […]

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  • Residential Aged Care

    Quality in Aged Care Part 1: What do people actually want?

    August 21, 2017

    There’s been much debate in recent times about quality, or at times the lack of it, in Australia’s aged care system. I want to state upfront that the egregious examples of elder abuse and neglect highlighted recently in the media are outrageous and indefensible.  I’ve spent much of my professional life working on the issue […]

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  • Residential Aged Care

    The Terraces at Paddington reaches “Topping out milestone”

    May 9, 2017

    Multiplex, a leading global contractor, has reached a major construction milestone “topping out” The Terraces at Paddington, the $180 million over 55s community being developed at the Scottish Hospital site in Sydney. The Terraces at Paddington is the largest project ever undertaken by Presbyterian Aged Care in NSW. “It is exciting to collaborate with Presbyterian […]

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