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 for those in our community requiring assistance and care.

With a focus on heart and ensuring the comforts and needs of his clients are met, Dirk shares his own insights into what it takes to be a carer and why it is an important to enjoy what you do.

This short video highlights just a few of the qualities that are held by individuals working at Prestige Inhome Care and shines a light on this important role in our community.

Watch Dirk’s heartfelt insight into what made him the carer that he is today.