Are you after in-home support services for the elderly or support for people with disability in your local community? Do you as a carer need some support as well?
Just Better Care Illawarra and Southern Highlands' aim is to assist you or your loved one to live a full, independent life as much as possible.
There are many NDIS support providers but this provider really understands your concerns and requirements, as it is owned and operated by a person with a disability, someone who understands what it is like to be a client in the current market.
Director/owner Jason Ballerini said, "Staff feel proud to work for a leader that has built a successful business to assist those facing similar challenges. It also ensures that the customers' needs are always the focus of our business and the services we deliver."
Just Better Care Illawarra and Southern Highlands has been operating for nine years but the company has been operating since 2005.
"Since our inception, we've been empowering our customers by putting individual preferences and support needs at the centre of our approach," Jason said.
"Every Just Better Care office is owned and operated locally, providing affordable and accessible services that meet local and individual requirements."
The team are committed to making a positive difference such as the importance of finding a good support professional and customer match.
"We understand you're unique, we tailor our services to the individual," Jason added. "Our staff take the time to get to know you, identifying the best ways to support you. We deliver the services you want, when and how you want them."
Whether you just need assistance every now and then, or you want something more long-term, their friendly and experienced team will be there to support you.
This could include helping you with shopping lists, accompanying you to the supermarket, or for more complex needs they have professional nurses (registered and enrolled) who are skilled and experienced in providing treatment in the home.
They can also provide assistance around the home, offer companionship, help you attend work or training, or provide support for you to attend social outings.
It may include assistance with personal hygiene, domestic support, capacity building, meal preparation, accessing the community or providing respite care.
Assistance can also be provided for people that need help to navigate the complexities of the Aged Care System and the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), as well as our local health system.
"We have an emphasis on restorative care, working with individuals to restore their functioning, assist with their healthcare, nutrition and a healthy lifestyle, so that their wellbeing, independence and health are improved or maintained," Jason said.
"Support services are designed to assist an individual reach their diverse goals, which can be to live independently at home or to travel the world."
Just Better Care Illawarra and Southern Highlands won the Illawarra & South Coast Local Business Award for Outstanding Health Improvement Services.
While Just Better Care has been able to continue providing most of their services through the coronavirus pandemic they had to reduce non-essential services such as social support services.
Please phone Just Better Care on 4298 4666 or go to the website at justbettercare.com/illawarra for more information.