What is dementia?

What is dementia?

What is dementia? Dementia is the term used to describe the symptoms of a number of illnesses that affect the brain. It is not one specific disease. Dementia causes a progressive decline in a person’s functioning and affects a person’s thinking, behaviour and the ability to perform everyday tasks. Who gets dementia? Dementia can happen to anybody, but it is…

Same Face Promise

Same Face Promise

Receiving a little extra help from someone you know and trust is the single most important way we help our clients enjoy a life in full in the place they love best. Home.   This week, Southern Plus has launched our new Same Face Promise. What does this mean for you?   It means a regular Support Worker you know…

Confused by recent letters from My Aged Care? We’re here to help!

Confused by recent letters from My Aged Care? We’re here to help!

Confused about Home care? We’re here to help! The Australian Government, through its My Aged Care website recently introduced a number of changes to home care packages, giving consumers greater choice, control and flexibility in the way they receive home care services, and how those services are delivered. If you are considering getting home care, with so much information out…