Senior Helpers and COVID-19 Preparedness

May 10, 2020

It is such good news to see that the number of new infections is slowing and that recoveries are increasing across Australia. Senior Helpers celebrates this achievement through vigilance, social distancing and most importantly, being vigilant with hand washing and cleansing. For Senior Helpers, there have been further steps and

From Leonie’s Desk

May 8, 2020

From Leonie’s Desk  

MND Awareness Week

May 5, 2020

This week in May is used to focus attention on Motor Neuron Disease or MND. You may know someone or of someone who has been impacted by this condition, for which there is currently no cure. If you know someone who is affected, you will be aware of how it

The long wait for Home Care

May 3, 2020

It seems that there are so many demands on the Federal Government at the moment, trying to keep businesses viable and supporting Australians who have lost their employment. Not before time, last week there was approval for additional funding to support residential care services that have been struggling for much

‘I’ll wait until there is a vaccine thanks’

April 29, 2020

For seniors and adults with disabilities living independently at home with the assistance of funded support, the idea that holding off on supports until a vaccine for COVID-19 is available is folly. While the media offers reports on the great work medical scientists are doing on researching the virus and