Author Archives: Suzanne Tonks

The Government Funded Home Care Packages available to you and your loved ones

Trying to understand the Government Funded Home Care Packages available to you or your loved one can be an overwhelming experience. Where do you begin? What do you need to do? How can you can get access to Government Funded Home Care Packages in Australia? At Prestige Inhome Care, we are committed to ensuring people

Cooking, laughter and sharing time together as a Carer

Prestige Inhome Care’s own Sia knows that not everyone opens up immediately. In the care industry, there is a familiarity that needs to be built. Effort needs to be made. Good carers understand that in order to create genuine connections and comfortability, patience and care is required. Sia knows that it is something that comes

24 Hour Care and Nursing Explained

It is a wonderful feeling to know that your loved one has continuous, 24 hour in-home care. When it comes to overnight care and 24 hour nursing, you deserve to be 100% confident that your loved one has the very best qualified and registered nurses and in-home carers. What happens in 24 hour in-home care?

Clinical Hypnotherapist and Psychologist Perri Curtis on caring for the carer

Prestige Inhome Care is no stranger to the wisdom of Clinical Hypnotherapist and Psychologist Perri Curtis. You can see our previous chat with Perri here and learn more about how Perri become a Clinical Hypnotherapist. It’s a fascinating journey that stretches from a successful career in private practice through to running a university program on

National Disability Insurance Scheme Explained

We understand the specific and individual needs of participants living with disability. Prestige Inhome Care appreciate the desire and passion to remain independent in your own home, and we provide a wide range of tailored support services to enable people living with disability to achieve this. From a comprehensive assessment and care plan development, through

Having children changed everything for Prestige Inhome Care’s own Zoe

Coffee first, then the morning to-do list begins. That is the mantra of Prestige Inhome Care’s own Zoe, who you will find both out in the community caring for clients as well as in the office helping people calling through for assistance. “Zoe, is that you?,” Zoe laughs, as she surprises clients at the other

Experiencing the impact of mental health on a family is what inspired David to further explore care.

From a young age, David experienced the impact of mental health on a family first hand, learning of his mother’s own struggle with anxiety and depression and facing the challenges that come with ensuring she received the care she needed. As time went on and more assistance was required, David took the lead on providing

Record breaking Athlete, student and diligent support worker. Meet the exceptional Noah.

Once a week, school-aged Noah arrives at the front gate and is greeted with a beaming smile. It is a break from school and his relentless training efforts on the athletic track where four times a week, including all day Sunday, he prepares for his event. The Decathlon. Ten events. One competition. Many competitors. Noah’s

A message from Prestige Inhome Care CEO Nick McDonald

Prestige Inhome Care is a name that represents the company we have become today, uniting our vision to continue to provide the prestige care and service you deserve. With over 75 years of collective experience in the industry, the management team at Prestige Inhome Care has an unwavering focus to deliver the highest standard of

Singing, dancing, meditation and care. Prestige Inhome Care’s Jacqueline believes it’s all about balance.

37 years in nursing and care is a long time, however for Prestige Inhome Care nurse Jacqueline, each day brings a balance of laughter, enjoyment, connection and care. When we sat down with Jacqueline this month to talk through her journey to Prestige Inhome Care, we were met with that infectious smile and warm nature