Private Home Care Services

In home care services to meet your needs. We offer personalised and attentive assistance for people who want to live independently at home. 

Care at home can make a much needed difference to someone’s life. Sometimes realising yourself or recognising in others that some form of home care is required can be difficult. It is however comforting to know that once the decision has been made to seek extra or outside assistance there is help available to suit every situation. Better Living Homecare has been providing private care services to individuals in their homes for the past 30 years.

Some people prefer to pay privately or need to supplement funded care they already receive. It may be possible you are not receiving the service that you require through funded services. Better Living Homecare pride ourselves on offering the best quality private care services to our clients. Better Living Homecare is a professional business with the policies and systems in place to deliver the highest level of care and knowledge of the suburbs of Melbourne and surrounds. We know the communities we work within so our carers are local.

Better Living Homecare support the Aged, those with a disability and those returning from Hospital across metropolitan Melbourne, The Yarra Valley and the Mornington Peninsula.

As a client of Better Living Homecare you have the following advantages:

  • Flexibility
  • Choice
  • Tailored plans to meet your specific requirements
  • Competitive pricing, paid for at an hourly rate

Our staff are highly trained and are offered ongoing training, both mandatory (manual handling, first aid) and specialised (dementia care, safe food handling, training specific to disease and illness). This means we have the ability to match the skillsets of our staff to suit our clients’ requirements. All of our staff are highly competent and capable.

As a private client of Better Living Homecare you are not locked into a routine of care - services can be regular or ad hoc and additional services can be organised at short notice. All our services are adjustable so you can live your life, your way, no matter how your situation changes.

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Helpful Homecare Booklet

This easy to print brochure has been prepared with a view to helping families discuss issues they may be experiencing with their loved ones. It covers identifying when a family member may require assistance to remain at home and the options available. You’ll find tips and advice for family carers and what to look for when engaging professional carers.


A Guide to Reducing the Risk of Falls

As part of our commitment to assist people to live in their own home and thrive, we have prepared this brochure about falls. It outlines the possible causes of falls, a checklist to identify hazards around the home, suggested home modifications and actions to take should you or a loved one have a fall.


Aged Care Brochure

28 years ago a group of like-minded caring individuals decided to offer solutions for people to remain living independently in their homes. Better Living Homecare was born. We at Better Living believe everyone deserves to live the best life they can. As a group we are passionate about working with families and individuals to find solutions to improve lives.


Disability Brochure

Better Living Homecare specialise in providing care and support to individuals with physical, intellectual, sensory and acquired disabilities. We want our clients to feel safe and supported while leading a full life and achieving their individual goals. We understand the importance of matching carers that have the skills, personality and life experience to meet your needs.


Dementia Facts Brochure

Understanding the person with dementia will help you when planning activities for them. This means knowing the person’s former lifestyle, work history, hobbies, recreational and social interests, past travel experience and significant life events.


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