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Following a career in sales and marketing selling everyday items, Prestige Inhome Care Case Manager Lara was looking for something different. Something a little more meaningful to her.

With a friendly and warm smile, and a relaxed and approachable nature, Lara is someone who adds value and happiness to those she meets, and in her role as Case Manager at Prestige Inhome Care, Lara connects individuals with the right care to suit their needs. “What drew me to working in the care industry

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After a successful career in private practice and running a university program on Applied Neuroscience, Psychologist Perri Curtis shares her journey to becoming a Clinical Hypnotherapist.

There are some interactions that truly inspire you. They are so intriguing that you are left wondering and imagining all the possibilities. All the answers. That is the feeling that you have when meeting extraordinary Psychologist and Clinical Hypnotherapist, Perri Curtis. From her suite in The Sanctuary – Wellbeing, Mt Eliza, Perri sat down with

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After reaching 30 years of working in the one nursing home facility on night shift, Bernice hit the pension age however was not ready to retire. Instead, a new path was discovered, leading Bernice to Prestige Inhome Care.

30 years is a long time to work night shift. It takes dedication, focus and an ability to commit all of yourself to the care of others. It is that experience that lead Bernice to home care, where she now is overwhelmed by the time she has with individual clients and the nice environment that

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An extraordinary life of dancing with Fred Astaire, travelling and celebrating the good times. This month we celebrate the wonderful world of 99 year old Corrie.

Corrie knows how to make things beautiful. Sitting in her home in inner Melbourne with a view of the city skyline, Corrie shares her stories of elegant parties, fashion, travel and winning horses. From farm life to her home in Toorak. This is an extraordinary life told by an extraordinary woman. It seems nothing surprises

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Prestige Inhome Carer Kelly shares how she feels she learns so much from her clients, and enjoys every day of it.

Kelly has a smile that lights up the room. However, when she sat down and shared her story she revealed it is the smile of her clients that makes it so rewarding. “It brightens your day and you walk out of the house and think, yes, I’ve done something good. And it makes you feel

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Battling cancer twice herself, Pratika Lal is the founder and mind behind an organisation that helps change the lives of women fighting this disease.

Pratika Lal founded Treasure Chest, a not for profit organisation that raises funds for The Royal Women’s and Royal Melbourne Hospitals to help reduce lengthy wait lists for surgery and provide services to patients undergoing treatment. Cancer certainly changed Pratika, though she won’t let it define her. That is the view of this inspiring woman

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Prestige Inhome Carer Shirley shares why she made the move to home care and how the best part of her day is simply helping someone

Shirley knows care. She has been doing it her whole life. Whether it be with family, friends or her work as a carer, Shirley simply cares. “I just like helping people,” said Shirley. Sitting down with Shirley and sharing stories, it became clear that Shirley’s story is special. Her journey to Prestige Inhome Care has

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Nicky Johnston, Illustrator of ‘Grandma Forgets’, talks about hope, memories and creating the images that have put this important Children’s story on the global map.

Author, Illustrator, Educator and Speaker Nicky Johnston sits in her inspiring studio surrounded by images, drawings and imaginings when Prestige Inhome care visits to speak about the children’s book that is capturing the attention of the world. Following the successful launch of ‘Grandma Forgets’ last year, a book dedicated to communicating the impact of dementia

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Dirk was working as an engineer when his father became ill and required round the clock care. Dirk took up this role and it was during this time that he discovered the importance of support to those requiring care, embarking on a new career direction.

It is patience, care and empathy, not sympathy that makes a quality carer. That’s the sentiment of Prestige Inhome Care’s own team member Dirk, who decided later in life to become a professional carer. While caring for his own father, Dirk discovered a new path for his future, one that would see him providing support

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Paralympic Gold Medallist Richard Coleman shares his vision and philosophy on the link between community and sport and the role it plays in the lives of people living with a disability.

Paralympic Gold Medallist Richard Coleman is not afraid of a challenge. Having travelled the world as a professional athlete for the past 20 years, Richard shares his thoughts on the role of sport in Australian culture and the importance of integration across able-bodied individuals and those living with a disability. It takes a certain type

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