Melbourne Carers Network delivers supports that cater for significant functional impairment or very high support needs, as well as nursing care for people with high care needs.
Bilingual and multicultural care staff are employed by Melbourne Carers Network to support choice, decision making, independent living, safety and dignity for all participants.
We support people to build skills and capacity so that they can meaningfully participate in their community, including through access to employment.
Melbourne Carers Network provides 24/7 care services with the aim of providing more opportunities and autonomy to our participants without compromising their cultural values and beliefs.
We provide choice and flexibility for participants as well as tailored support as their individual needs change.
We believe that no two people are exactly alike and that no two individuals need precisely the same support.
Our services include:
- Household tasks
- Community nursing care for high needs
- Development of daily living and life skills
- Assistance with travel/transport arrangements
- Daily personal activities (assist personal activities)
- Assistance with daily life tasks in a group or shared living arrangement
Melbourne Carers Network’s quality care services comply with the Six National Standards for Disability Services. These are a set of standards that ensure that disability services provide the highest quality services:
When a person wants to make a complaint, their views are respected, they are informed as the complaint is dealt with, and they have the opportunity to be involved in the resolution process.