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Private Services

In-home support using our private services

Private services

Bromilow Community Care’s extensive range of community support services are also available on a fee-for-service bases. In some cases, accessing support privately is the most appealing and cost-effective option, as these services can be accessed immediately without the need for government intervention, means-testing or any other type of assessment.

It’s good to know that when you access any of our private services they are generally GST free, however you don’t need to be elderly, disabled or eligible for government funded services to enjoy our excellent customer service and competitive rates.

All Bromilow’s highly trained staff hold a National Police Check and are fully insured to provide the following private services:

In-Home Care and Support

Bromilow’s carers assist you with your personal care, also providing individual support and transport as needed.

Our carers are very professional and reliable and arrive within an agreed time frame. We can  provide care services from just 15 minutes, right through to 24-hours a day, 7 day a week.

At Bromilow, our in-home support team includes:

  • Registered Nurses
  • Certificate qualified personal carers
  • Experienced domestic support staff

Home and Garden Maintenance

Bromilow Community Care has its own Home and Garden Maintenance team to assist our clients with all their home and garden maintenance requirements, including cleaning windows, clearing gutters, mowing lawns and so on.

Our experienced staff have worked for many years in the industry providing a diverse range of home maintenance services, including carpentry and residential and commercial construction. A key focus of Bromilow’s Home and Garden Maintenance Program is to minimise environmental health and safety hazards that may impact on our clients, including:

  • Window cleaning (internal and external)
  • General garden maintenance
  • Pressure cleaning paths and walkways
  • Replacing light bulbs or smoke alarm batteries
  • Installation of handrails or grab rails
  • Clearing gutters
  • Lawn mowing

Bromilow’s Home and Garden Maintenance program may also be able to assist you with more extensive projects such as:

  • Mending joinery, doors, windows and security locks
  • Establishing a new garden bed or vegetable patch
  • Replacing rotted timber steps or decking boards
  • Relaying broken external pavers
  • Gutter replacement

Private Cleaning

Life needn’t be a chore! We can help you with household cleaning, washing and ironing.

Many of our clients are professional people who work full-time and simply want these tasks taken care of with the minimum of fuss. With Bromilow, you are assured of reliability and attention to detail.

Aids and Devices

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Aids & Devices

Price List

Personal Care

This includes assistance with showering, dressing, escorted shopping or community access, socialisation and companionship.

Minimum engagement: 30 minutes; engagements under 1 hour are charged at the 30-minute rate.

Hours of service : 6.00am – 8.00pm

Personal Care Monday – Friday Saturday Sunday Public Holiday
1 Hour $52.30 $60.95 $77.10 $98.80
30 Minutes $30.95 $35.90 $45.35 $58.25

Long Respite

This is available to private clients and people holding a Home Care Package with Bromilow. Social support, personal care and home care are all services available during a long respite visit.

Minimum engagement: 3 hours

Monday – Friday Saturday Sunday Public Holiday
Long Respite $47.10 $58.70 $74.85 $94.65

Home Help

This service includes household cleaning, meal preparation and ironing.

Minimum engagement: Monday – Friday, 1 hour

Monday – Friday
Home Help $52.30

Private Cleaning

These services can be accessed by anyone regardless of frailty or age; private cleaning services attract GST.

Minimum engagement: Monday – Friday 1 hour

Monday – Friday
Private Cleaning $57.55 (inc GST)

Sleep Over

This service provides a carer on standby for an eight-hour period throughout the night. It is an expectation that the carer will be able to sleep during the evening, however will be available if required, conditions apply.

Hours of service : 10.00pm – 6.00am

Monday – Friday Saturday Sunday Public Holiday
Sleepover (8 hours) $297.20 $308.95 $367.45 $455.30

Wake Over

This service provides a carer on duty for an eight-hour period throughout the night. Public holiday rates available on request.

Hours of service : 10.00pm – 6.00am

Monday – Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Wake Over (8 hours) $400.50 $418.15 $511.75 $435.65

24-Hour Support

This support provides a carer to up to 24 hours in a single shift and assumes that the carer will have up to 8 hours sleep during the night.

Public holiday rates: available on request.

Monday – Friday Saturday Sunday Public Holiday
24-hour Support $597.60 $703.75 $880.75 $1057.75

Nursing Services

All nursing services for personal use are GST-free; services attract GST where brokered.

Minimum engagement: 1 hour; Weekend and Public Holidays by arrangement.

Nursing Services
Monday – Friday $97.45

Home and Garden Maintenance

Our experienced staff assist clients with all home and garden maintenance requirements, from cleaning windows, clearing gutters, mowing lawns and so on.

Home and Garden Maintenance: $67.30 + GST per hour

* Delivery to the tip attract an additional fee, as do materials required to complete specific project work.

Case management and advisory services

Bromilow Case Managers are available to assist in all areas of care service navigation and coordination.

Case Management and Advisory Services: $66.25

* All services for frail aged clients are GST-free; services attract GST where brokered.
* All Transport services, whether accompanied or unaccompanied, attract a fee of $0.88 per km. Transport includes a carer using their own vehicle to transport a client within the local community or a carer undertaking errands on behalf of a client.

Why Choose Bromilow?

local
Locally owned and operated
customer service
Good old-fashioned customer service
familiar carers
Familiar carers at a familiar time
flexible
Flexible and transparent fee structure
dementia care specialists
Dementia care specialists
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Have a Question?

Contact our friendly team today on 07 5445 5676 or alternatively complete the contact form below and we will call you back.

“If you want better… get Bromilow”

What Our Clients Say

I appreciate all the kindness, efficiency and goodwill that is the hallmark of your organisation. Thank you Mrs S
I would like to take this opportunity to thank you and your staff for their total dedication in assisting my husband in every way – which in turn gave me piece of mind. Mrs. M
I wish to convey our appreciation of your team of carers who care for us in our home in Caloundra. They gave us empathy, quality care and assistance constantly to both my husband and self. Paul – you are to be commended on your team; they are marvellous. Mr. & Mrs. W
To M and all the girls who helped look after Mum, I would like to say a very big thank you for the last 8 years, but most especially the last few weeks. It was very much appreciated. Ms. T
I appreciate all you do for me and the way you do it. It feels like friends visiting, not just workers. Ms. I
Many thanks for your service. We found the break to be very beneficial (although too short!). The attention of your staff, which went beyond the call of duty, is much appreciated and we will not hesitate to call on Bromilow again. Mr. W
Bromilow Home Support Services has provided my mother with a team of excellent, dedicated carers who understood the frailty of a fiercely independent old lady losing her grip on reality. Thank you. Mrs. S
To management and staff at Bromilow: more especially the ones that came personally and gave their care and attention. Words will never express my heartfelt thanks for all this. Each of you will forever have a special place in my heart. Mr. T
My most sincere gratitude for your generous heartedness towards me. Assistance during this vulnerable time when I felt very alone in my incapacitation has been invaluable to me. Mrs. R
As you know our mother passed away last month. A special thanks to the two Michelles who helped her out. They were both a credit to your company. Thanking you. Mr. B
Your carer AM is wonderful with my husband, in the way she interacts with him and the meaningful activities she engages him in. Mrs. N
I want to compliment CG – she went the extra mile on the weekend for me. She helped me get ready for church and she fussed over me and made me feel special. Mr. T
I want to thank you for sending L to assist us - she is absolutely amazing. She is a lovely woman who is very efficient. She just comes into our home and gets on with her work. She is so delightful and we are very happy with her. Mr. & Mrs. R
I must commend Kerry to you. She was here today and did a wonderful job of looking after dad, making some delicious chicken curry, a tasty coffee cake, and some rissoles! She is very competent, especially when it comes to cooking! Mum’s very glad we have her. Mrs. S
All your ‘girls’ are lovely. But I do want to commend H’s congeniality and helpfulness. She has exhibited initiative and resourcefulness within her natural caring manner, consistently and with grace. Mrs. R
To all the wonderful Bromilow staff – we would like to thank you for all your input into Dad’s and our lives over the last few months. Thank you for your support and encouragement. Although those months were often difficult, your girls coming in was a highlight for Dad and brought him joy at often depressing moments for him. And we are so grateful for the breaks we were able to take and the listening ears that you offered. Ms. D & Ms. B
We wish to thank you for the wonderful service we are getting at this time. We really appreciate it and find Jackie to be lovely and kind and a hard worker who is doing a great job. Mr. & Mrs. W
We want to thank you, your staff and all the friendly, helpful and efficient ladies who look after us. We look forward each day to their arrival when they brighten up our day. Mr. & Mrs. H
My most sincere gratitude for your generous heartedness towards me. Assistance during this vulnerable time when I felt very alone in my incapacitation has been invaluable to me. Mrs. R
Thank you all for the wonderful service you provide. I would certainly recommend you to anyone needing support. Mrs. S
Just a note to say thank you for providing me with such good personal carers on our recent holiday. Both staff were excellent in the care they gave, which made for a most relaxing time away for us. Mr D
I am extremely grateful to Bromilow and the entire North team for the outstanding work they do. The girls are fantastic and the respite services provided have increased my quality of life dramatically. I was experiencing extreme carer strain until services were implemented - Bromilow has made all the difference. Mrs. M