Thanks to a range of Goodwin home care and community services tailored to your specific needs, you can choose to stay in the home you love for as long as possible whilst enjoying a greater quality of life.
Our philosophy is to “do with” not “do for”, so our clients always feel empowered, respected and capable.
We give you the tools to maintain the life you love, get out and about, return to being able to do the things you used to, and maintain the community connections that mean so much.
A key point of difference at Goodwin, is that our in-home care team includes specialised and dedicated clinical coordinators who provide a high level of clinical expertise to clients and advice to carers.
Your services may include:
- domestic help such as cleaning
- transport to appointments, outings, shops
- assistance with shopping
- access to allied health, and wellness classes
- mobility aids and home modifications
- nurse visits
- personal assistance
- help with meals
- hospital/injury recovery
- social support and company
- medication assistance
- dementia care
- palliative care
- respite care
- and more.
All Goodwin clients also have access to the Goodwin Health and Wellness Centre, which offers bulk-billed allied health, geriatrics, GPs and a range of products and information services.
Goodwin offers services across Canberra and Queanbeyan.
The level and frequency of Government subsidised in-home care is determined through individual assessment. Goodwin also offers care on a fee-for-service basis. Day Clubs operate Monday through Friday during normal business hours.
For more information contact the home and community care team on 02 6175 5650 or [email protected].
‘What could have been a dreary old age is now a fulfilling experience. The attention to individual needs is most gratifying. A big thank you!’ (Goodwin Home Care, client survey response)