Home Care Packages

The District Nurses are an approved provider of Home Care Packages in Tasmania.

We are a provider who has been delivering care to Tasmanians for over 120 years, we know and understand Tasmanians.

There are four levels of home care packages:

Level 1: Supports people with basic care needs.

Level 2: Supports people with low level care needs.

Level 3: Supports people with intermediate care needs.

Level 4: Supports people with high care needs.

All of our home care package services focus on assisting you to remain healthy and independent at home and within your community.

Our Community Nurse Navigator will work with you to develop a care plan that addresses what is important to you, your likes, needs and preferences.

Home Care Services and Fees July_2023

When you deal with The District Nurses you always speak to someone who lives in Tasmania who can meet you face to face, anytime, anywhere.

To arrange an assessment for a Home Care Package, please contact My Aged Care. Our Home Care Packages are co-ordinated by Registered Community Nurse Navigators who are specialists in linking services to clients.  They can assist you to contact My Aged Care.

The District Nurses employs its own Nurses and Community Support Workers in Northern and Southern Tasmania, guaranteeing clients the highest quality of care.

Unlike other providers, The District Nurses will not charge you an exit fee should you need to change to another Home Care Package Provider.

If you would like to access more information about The District Nurses Home Care Packages, please contact us.
Some of the services you can receive from The District Nurses Home Care Packages are:
  • Nursing
  • Home maintenance and gardening
  • Social support
  • Assistance to appointments
  • Medication assistance
  • Shopping assistance
  • Meal preparation
  • Exercise and wellbeing programs
  • Foot care
  • Purchase of health related products and equipment