Alzheimer’s Queensland understands the importance of a person wanting to feel safe and independent in their own home. We understand the importance of wanting to receive care in your own home. Our private nursing service offers specialised dementia care and personal care in the privacy of your home, retirement village, hostel and/or nursing home.
Services are available 24 hours a day, for emergencies, relief, or on a regular or contract basis.
Our private nursing care service is backed by the experience and expertise of Alzheimer's Queensland, a not-for-profit, non-Government organisation with over 30 years experience in the delivery of care services to people with dementia. All staff are thoroughly trained in caring for frail aged and dementia specific needs. They understand the importance of knowing a person as an individual and ensuring they meet the individual’s needs.
Our trained staff will provide support and enable individuals with:
- Washing and dressing
- Medication reminders
- Assistance with eating
- Assistance with mobility and daily exercises
- Social support in particular dementia care
- Escorting to appointments and other social activities
- Linking with AQ Rehab for Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech pathology services
- Tailored services to meet the individuals needs
For further information on services, fees or bookings click here or call 1800 639 331(Freecall 24 hours a day, 7 days a week).