What is Aged Care

What is Aged Care?

“To enable people that need care to live their lives to the fullest in their own home”.

Regal provides in home health care and aged care services to enable you or your loved ones to live safely at home.

We understand that the provision of in home Aged Care must focus on the needs of the elderly and respect their independence. Every person we care for becomes part of the Regal Community. Regal Aged Care provides a wide range of personal care and domestic services including showering, cleaning, shopping, food preparation, gardening and transport. Social services can also be provided along with Allied Health services such as physiotherapy, occupational therapy, podiatry and nutrition.

Regal is a Clinical leader with our Nurses providing medication management, continence care, wound care, intravenous therapy and clinical assessments. Regal can provide you with the care you need for the life you lead all within the safety of your own home.

The Aged Care in home support required for you or your loved ones can be tailored specifically to your needs. Regal can provide an in home assessment and work with you to make a plan of care that can be adjusted with you as your health and care needs change.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Can Aged-Care Include?

Regal Aged Care specialises in the provision of Home Care Packages, private care, overnight and 24/7 care. Regal can assist you to navigate the funding pathways and determine what care is available either through government funded or private means.

Regal can remove the complexity of out of in home care. Regal can find a solution that makes aged care easier for both those we are caring for and those closest to you.

What Is Aged Care?

Aged care is the support given to seniors to enable them to live safely and independently in their own homes.

Regal’s aged care services can include:

  • Personal care
  • Domestic services
  • Social services
  • Clinical services
  • Medication support
  • Overnight & 24 / services
  • Allied health services

What Does The Aged Care Package Include?

At Regal, you choose the care you need for the life you lead.

Depending on your situation, our aged care packages (Home Care Packages) can include services in three key categories:

  • Services for keeping you in good health and independent. These include personal care, nursing services, meal preparation and allied health.
  • Services for ensuring your home is maintained as a safe environment. These services include cleaning, gardening and home maintenance.
  • Services for helping you maintain connections within the community. These services include transport, shopping, social support and community events.

Regal can help guide you through the aged care packages system and work with you to create a personalised aged care plan

Who Is Eligible For Government Funded Aged Care?

To be eligible for aged care services, you must be aged 65 or over (50 years or older for Indigenous Australians). Eligibility for a home care package and the level of care approved is decided by the Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT). The ACAT assessment will also determine the level of co-payment required, if any. Regal can assist you with booking an ACAT assessment, guide you through the process and advocate for you as your needs change and you require a higher package level.

Whatever your situation, Regal can advise you on your eligibility for aged care.

Contact us to find out more about eligibility for elderly care in Sydney.

How Does In-Home Care Differ From Residential Care?

In home care enables people to live comfortably, safely and independently in their own homes.

In home care is flexible, ranging from a weekly service to 24/7 care. With in-home care you determine the level of care and services you need and the ways in which your eligible funding is spent.

Unlike residential care, in home care enables you to stay within an environment which is familiar and a community in which you have connections.

Visit our services page to find out more about our in-home aged care packages. Other options for care which are also available include private care, Veterans services and disability support – contact us today for more information.

What services do you provide for in-home care services?

Regal Health provides a number of different care and in home health services. It can span anything from one or two hours a week for domestic services, through to complete 24-7 and overnight care. Our services include:

  • Domestic services
  • Personal care
  • Nursing and clinical care
  • Overnight and 24/7 care.
  • Comprehensive case management

When you opt to use Regal Health for in home care in Sydney, we’ll discuss your specific needs with you, and develop a care plan that meets your requirements.

Opting for in-home care services is a great option. Being able to stay safely at home in an environment in which you are familiar can provide peace of mind for you and your family.

How can l get home care?

Regal Health offers a variety of different options for home care. We’re able to provide privately-funded home care plus assist in investigating government funded options such as Home Care Packages, NDIS, CTP Insurance and Veteran’s services.

If you’re unsure whether you’re eligible or are looking to start your home care journey via private funding, get in touch with Regal today — we’ll be more than happy to assist.Contact Us

Can l get in-home services on weekends or after hours?

Yes, We provide a range of in home care services in Sydney. Services are available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. We understand that everyone’s needs are different and can cater for your care accordingly.

Do l require a referral to apply for in-home services?

If you’re opting to receive home care as a private individual, there’s no need for a referral. However, if you’re looking to utilise government funded programmes such as Home Care Packages or the NDIS, you’ll need to discuss this with Regal. Regal can assist in helping you to navigate the myriad of pathways that are required to ensure you receive the care that best matches your needs. We are here to help – Contact Us

Who is eligible for in-home services?

Regal can provide a full range of privately funded in home services to anyone requiring clinical, personal,domestic or social support.

In addition to privately-funded care, we also offer our inhome services under government funded programmes such as Home Care Packages, NDIS, CTP insurance or Veterans Gold or White Cards.

Unsure whether you’re eligible for in home health services? Contact Us today — our healthcare professionals will be able to assist you with questions around eligibility, the different types of funding available and how a plan can be created to suit your home care needs.

Choose the care you need for
the life you lead.