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Easter is a time for families to come together, but it can often be an overwhelming time too. It’s the time of year when families come together, friends stop by to visit, and the vast majority of us experience increased stress trying to coordinate holiday activities in preparation for Easter. This stress is often multiplied for those caring for an elderly parent or loved one.
Carer stress is becoming more common, with concerns increasing as many people begin to spend more time caring for an elderly parent than their own children.
Easter allows time to reflect on our family needs, and is an opportunity to consider the support options for the family into the future. Carers often turn to aged care facilities to assist in providing high quality care for their loved family members.
But aged care may not be the only option available to you, with home care becoming more readily available throughout greater South East Queensland.
These services can relieve carers of stress and concern, knowing that their loved one is receiving high quality care that aims to optimise their quality of life and capacity to live independently. .
Mater at Home
Mater at Home brings personalised healthcare to your home, providing community-based allied health and nursing services for adults and children in and around Brisbane. Have you considered getting some help in the home? Perhaps your loved ones’ still want to live independently? Mater at Home’s proven record of exceptional healthcare provides expertise in:
Mater Aged Placement Services
When it comes time to consider aged care placement for a loved one, there are some things you can do to help make this process a smooth transition for all involved:
If you need assistance with finding an aged care facility the Mater Aged Placement Service is an independent care placement and advisory service provided by Mater Health. Mater Aged Placed Services works alongside clients and their families to simplify the transition into an appropriate facility and provide professional advice and understanding when settling in. Services include:
No matter your circumstances, Mater is always available to assist our community through times of need. This Easter, embrace the spirit of compassion and take the time to discuss the best health care options available to you and your loved ones. Our teams from Mater at Home and Mater Aged Placement Services are available around the clock to provide support where it is needed most.
Looking for more information? Contact Mater at Home and Mater Aged Placement Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
07 3163 1524
07 3163 6142
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