Would you rather stay at home than go into a health care facility or nursing home?

Care Givers Direct will provide the following home care services at flexible schedules and cost-friendly service rates.

Knowledge center

Someone who is compassionate, reliable, knowledgeable, and most importantly, trustworthy. We lead the industry in finding the absolute best staff to provide seniors with assistance at home, giving their families peace of mind.

  • Call and speak to one of our friendly team who will discuss the setup process and outline our packages.
  • Request a home visit where we will provide you with a free, no obligation assessment.
  • Once agreed, we will setup your care package and introduce you to your Care Worker.

Why choose Care Givers Direct?

We are committed to being your shoulder to lean on and providing honest advice for your loved one’s situation during this delicate time.

Daily support

We specialise in around the clock help for seniors who live at home.

Peace of mind

Independent industry surveys place our client satisfaction rate at 97%.

Available 24/7

We are available 24 hours a day to provide your loved one with a caregiver.

A trusted partner

Care Givers Direct is the trusted referral choice for elder care professionals.

Balanced approach

Our unique approach to care promotes healthy mind, body and spirit.

Cognitive therapeutics

Fun yet effective activities designed by experts to keep aging minds sharp

high caliber staff

We typically hire only 1 in 25 applicants and provide ongoing training.

No long term contract

Use our services only as long as you’re 100% satisfied.

How can we help with your home care services?

The best person to know what support you need to remain as independent as possible in your own home is you. That is why everything we do is designed around your needs and goals. These can be relatively simple like help with shopping through to high dependency support 24/7. We can provide our services in the following areas:

Personal 24/7 Services

  • Help with bathing

  • Assist with dressing

  • Provide grooming

  • Help with incontinence

  • Assist with eating

  • Dementia

  • Alzheimer’s

  • Provide respite

  • Provide convalescence

  • Provide medication reminders

  • Assist with morning/wake up

  • Assist with evening/tuck in

Companionship Services

  • Offer companionship and conversation

  • Arrange appointments

  • Help with travel arrangements

  • Stimulate mental awareness

  • Escort to appointments

  • Assist with clothing selection

  • Assist with entertaining

  • Help with reading

  • Participate in hobbies and crafts

  • Monitor diet and eating

  • Buy magazines, papers and books

  • Rent and play films

Home Help Services

  • Collect prescriptions

  • Provide light housekeeping

  • Organise wardrobes and cupboards

  • Meal preparation and tidy away

  • Supervise home maintenance

  • Oversee home deliveries

  • Look after houseplants

  • Assist with pets

  • Help with general shopping

  • Drop off and collect dry cleaning

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When do you decide you need home care services?

There is often a lot of resistance and hesitation when it comes to hiring senior home care services. Many people don’t like admitting that they need help with daily activities, and family members don’t always know how to broach the subject. Unfortunately, this means that a senior relative can go years without assistance, since it can be several years from first witnessing the need to acquiring aid. This can become burdensome for people in the family, who are not always well equipped to handle such needs and may not have the time to devote to home care. It’s important to be able to notice and acknowledge when it’s time to hire senior home care services.

Noticing the Signs

Loved ones might notice that there are missed doctor’s appointments or that medications are left untaken. You may have observed failing hygiene, household chores left undone, or house pets or plants that aren’t tended to as well as they should be. All of these can be initial indicators that home care assistance could be beneficial. More severe signs may be distracted driving, difficulty remembering names, dates, or addresses, or that already present safety and health concerns become more acute.

Although discussing home health care might be uncomfortable or embarrassing, such assistance can help encourage a greater sense of independence, aid with transportation and mobility, and can help to ensure that health care needs are met promptly and with appropriate attentiveness and urgency. A single awkward conversation can be the first step to getting your loved one the help they need.

Full or part-time services are often all that are necessary. Staffing agencies can often be the easiest approach such as Care Givers Direct, since they locate the caregivers, handle payroll taxes, and perform all administrative work and conduct background checks. This is a relatively easy way to find qualified and verified home health care professionals opposed to hiring a nurse or other caregiver directly, someone who may not be verified or have the right credentials. It will ultimately be up to you to decide what’s best and to ensure that your loved one’s needs are met.