Living in the Home You Love
Most people prefer to live at home. They want to stay a valued part of their community and live in the home they have grown to love. If you are looking for support to keep living in the safe environment of your own home, ADSSI can help. We can support you to stay a part of the community in Mardi and enjoy growing older with your support needs well taken care of.
Older Australians in Mardi may be eligible to qualify for Home Care Packages, designed to support their needs. Packages are available in four levels varying from the most basic to more complex services and support needs.
From the Most Basic to the More Complex
Packages are offered to match your unique care and support needs. Designed to match unique needs, they are made available in 4 different levels to cater for needs varying in terms of complexities.
Hours available per Package:
- HCP Level 1: Approximately 2 hours per week
- NCP Level 2: Approximately 3 – 5 hours per week
- NCP Level 3: Approximately 7 – 9 hours per week
- HCP Level 4: Approximately 10 – 13 hours per week
* Kindly note that travel kilometres may have an impact on the above.
Counting on Strong Values
Adssi recruits and employs its entire team on a strong set of organisational values, as well as kindness:
With us you can count on being treated with:
- Customer Focus
- There are no shareholders - we are a not-for-profit community organisation; all our profits go into staff training and the delivery of excellent service to our clients
- We have a fully police-checked team
- 100% of our office-based and face-to-face team is fully vaccinated against Covid-19*
- We are proudly inclusive of diversity
- We are fully committed to reconciliation
- We promote a healthy workplace and 93% of our staff consider us a great place to work.
*as at 30 November 2021
Understanding Coordinating Services
You can look forward to an expertly trained and experienced coordinator to partner with you, act on your behalf and advocate to get the service and support you need to live a well-supported life as you grow older.
Your coordinator will ensure that they understand your needs, have good communication with you and set you up to achieve success and the best outcomes so that you can focus on enjoying life.
You will have peace of mind in knowing that you will be partnered and supported when the time comes to have your plan reviewed. Your coordinator will be familiar with your needs and expectations and will ensure that your support keeps up with changes in your health, lifestyle, and abilities. You will always be able to count on full understanding when it comes to your support needs.
Designing Services and Support Around You
Everyone’s Home Care Package will differ according to their needs and priorities. Our team can help you to design the best package around your needs and can include the following:
- Help with cleaning essential areas of your home including the kitchen and bathroom, tidying your bedroom, changing the linen, cleaning the living spaces and doing your laundry.
- Assistance with undressing/ dressing, showering, washing hair, shaving and grooming to make you feel your best.
- Transporting you safely to medical and social appointments and providing support with shopping.
- Lawn and garden - mowing, trimming and cleaning paths.
- Support in helping you to prepare freshly cooked meals after discussing your preferences and dietary requirements, with even enough to freeze for later.
- Support general health and wellbeing by assisting you to join groups and activities for improved mental and physical wellbeing.
- Social support to go on outings, visit friends and interact with people for an active and interesting social life.
- Home modification to make sure you can move around safely in your home by adding handrails and ramps etc.
- Personal Safety: support you with easy-to-use monitoring devices for your personal safety.
Trusting Us to Make That Call
We’ve been supporting people across the Central Coast region of New South Wales, including Mardi, for almost 35 years, so you know you can trust us to deliver the service that you expect when it comes to your Home Care Package.
We want you to live your best life, supported by our friendly team in Mardi. We are ready to partner with you to help you to continue to live a quality life in your neighbourhood, surrounded by your friends and family.
We invite you to reach out to us by dialling our number now and a friendly team member will take your call. We will answer your questions and ensure that we understand your care needs. We look forward to receiving your call.