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Self Managed

Take control and confidently chart your own course. We'll support you with all the tools you need to successfully achieve your goals in the home and community you love.

Lean on the Five Good Friends team as much or as little as you like for coaching and assistance in navigating your home care journey.

Self Managed Home Care Package Funding

You've got everything you need at your fingertips to discover, shortlist, propose and negotiate with our network of Helpers. You get to design & coordinate a schedule that works for you.

Pricing

Weekly
Monthly
Annual

Level 1

Level 2

Level 3

Level 4

Care Management

The amount charged to your package to manage, design, oversight and co-ordination of your care.

LEVEL 2

$10

per week

LEVEL 4

$25

per week

Package Management

The amount charged to administer your package funds.

LEVEL 2

$41

per week

LEVEL 4

$139

per week

Basic Daily Fee

The government allows providers to ask for an additional contribution to go towards their Home Care Package. We do not charge this fee.

LEVEL 2

None

LEVEL 4

None

Exit Fee

Some providers may charge a fee when you exit or change providers. We do not charge this fee.

LEVEL 2

None

LEVEL 4

None

Total Fees

LEVEL 2

17%

of package

LEVEL 4

17%

of package

You'll get...

Based on a standard hourly Monday - Friday rate of $46.00 per hour, this is how many hours of care you can receive from Helpers each week. Exact hours may vary based on services types, rates and any changes to government subsidy.

LEVEL 2

5.5

hours / week

83% of your package remains for services, aids and supports.

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LEVEL 4

18.3

hours / week

83% of your package remains for services, aids and supports.

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Overnight care

$260 per visit

Overnight care is ideal for people who have intensive care needs and need the peace of mind of on-call care through the night.

24 hour care

$500 per visit

Have care needs that require round-the-clock attention? 24 hour care is suitable for people who don't have family members nearby or aren't in a position to assist with care.

Care managed?

View our care managed home care package pricing options here.

Care managed

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