Life Without Barriers can help you stay living independently in your own home.
We understand that continuing to live in your home is a very important life choice. With this in mind we have developed a flexible range of services to assist you in living a fulfilling, independent life.
The care we provide is in consultation with you and your loved ones, it is consumer directed and tailored to meet your individual needs. We understand fully the need for people to maintain control over their lives and feel comfortable with the level of support in their own homes, whilst preserving their lifestyle and spending quality time with family and friends.
Our caring staff can assist you to create a support plan and implement services to meet your needs and availability so it doesn't impact on your lifestyle.
We will work with you to achieve your goals of independence and wellbeing.
We bring respect and sensitivity to cultural, linguistic and religious diversity, our unique approach underpins the values of Life Without Barriers.
The services we deliver
HOME CARE PACKAGES (HCP)
We are a registered Home Care Package provider across all of Cairns and the surrounding areas using the Consumer Directed Care model. We offer choice and control for all support needs and provision of services.
We have experienced, mature and well trained staff in addition to well-established contractors to provide professional and quality care. We have agreements with contractors who provide allied health services such as; nursing and occupational therapy.
We pride ourselves on being responsive to meeting with you to set up and manage your Home Care Package, and to being available to respond promptly to your enquiries.
We can provide support across all services including; personal care, domestic assistance, meals, shopping, laundry, medication supervision, nursing, transport, therapies, home maintenance, gardening, home modifications, social support, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, dietitian, podiatrist etc.
COMMONWEALTH HOME SUPPORT PROGRAM (CHSP)
We are funded by Commonwealth Department of Health to provide the following services:
- House cleaning
- Linen services and laundry
- Unaccompanied shopping
- Meal Preparation
- Accompanied activities such as; shopping, running errands, attending appointments
- Visiting and outings
- Support to access the community
HOME AND GARDEN MAINTENANCE
- Garden maintenance such as; lawn mowing, pruning, trimming and yard clearance to provide safe access
- Home maintenance such as; minor plumbing, carpentry repairs, replacing light bulbs, maintaining smoke alarms, gutter and window cleaning.
- Support with showering and grooming
- Medication Support
- Support to appointments
- Subsidised taxi vouchers for appointments and community access
RESPITE FOR CARERS
- Support for carers to take a break to do everyday activities and attend appointments, with peace of mind that your loved one is being cared for.
FEE FOR SERVICE
We also offer competitively priced services privately for those ineligible for assistance through My Aged Care.
Home care package (HCP)
Types of care
Servicing the following LGAs / council districts
In home care features
Types of care
Additional details: Includes services for Veterans' Home Care (VHC) and Private Services are also available.