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St Louis Home Care

Victor Harbor and surrounding areas

Home Care and Respite Care in Victor Harbor and the Fleurieu Peninsula

St Louis Home Care in Victor Harbor and the Fleurieu Peninsula understands the many benefits of living in such beautiful region with its thriving and welcoming community.  Just over an hour’s drive from Adelaide; Victor Harbor and the Fleurieu Peninsula have a much- loved place in the hearts of many South Australians who call it home. 

St Louis Home Care’s support and care solutions allow you to continue to live the life you want at home, while enjoying all this beautiful region has to offer – from lovely beaches, to the peaceful and ambient countryside; and importantly a strong community spirit. 

Our Home Care supports you to maintain your independence and continue to enjoy a life designed by you, safely and comfortably in your own home. We are just a phone call away whenever you need us.

St Louis, a proudly family-owned home care provider, has been caring for South Australians since 1946. Our friendly local team has been looking after the needs of Victor Harbor and Fleurieu Peninsula residents for many years and in 2016 we opened our office at 31 Victoria Street Victor Harbor. Our local staff pride themselves on providing high-quality home care, with services tailored to the needs of individual clients to help them thrive. Our home care support covers everything from low to high-level, as well as dementia home care services. 

We also offer a variety of short or long term respite care and at St Louis on Sea, our luxuriously appointed eight-bedroom home on the beachfront in Victor Harbor.  Please contact our office to find out more about the respite services available.

How Maria, John, David and Lily improved their lives with home care

Level 1
Basic Care

Maria aged 75
“If it wasn’t for St Louis, I wouldn’t be in my own home”.

Level 2
Low Care

John aged 77
“I really like the lads group and it brings back memories of times with my friends”.

Level 3
Intermediate Care

David aged 79
“Thank you for helping look after Jean when she returned from hospital – it was a weight off my shoulders”.

Level 4
High Care

Lily aged 85
“I don’t know how I would have coped without your understanding of dementia care”.

To find out more about St Louis Home Care in Victor Harbor and the Fleurieu Peninsula, or to arrange a free consultation, please call (08) 8552 1481 or visit our centrally located office at 31 Victoria Street. You’re always welcome to drop in for a chat about home care or call 8552 1481 to make an appointment for us to visit you in the comfort of your own home

Understanding what is important to you is the first step in discovering the home care options available to you and the care choices you can make.

Home care services

There is a range of St Louis Home Care services in Victor Harbor and the Fleurieu Peninsula available to help you stay at home and live independently. You can choose as little or as much care support as you need, and the services are tailored to your lifestyle. For example, you may prefer help in the garden, or assistance with grocery shopping. Or you may need clinical help with medication reminders or help with recovering from illness and rehabilitation.

Here is a list of St Louis Home Care services you can choose from to help you stay at home:

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Gardening

St Louis Home Care helps you maintain your garden with weeding, pruning, gutter cleaning, lawn mowing and anything else it needs to keep looking wonderful

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Home maintenance

St Louis Home Care gives you a hand with home maintenance such as installing rails, fixing smoke detectors, cleaning windows, changing light bulbs and more. Small home modifications can make moving around your home safe and improve what you can do yourself.

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Cleaning

St Louis Home Care helps look after your home and with cleaning and keeping it tidy. We can do the dusting, laundry, vacuuming, mopping, clean the bathrooms and kitchens and spring cleans.

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Grocery shopping and errands

St Louis Home Care helps you shop for your groceries for the week and can put them away in your pantry as well as other general errands.

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Meal preparation and serving

St Louis Home Care can help prepare and cook meals, suggest new recipes to maintain your health, and help you shop for any ingredients.

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Social activities

St Louis Home Care can support you to stay socially connected to your community and friends and continue to be involved in the activities you have always enjoyed or would like to.

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Personal care

St Louis Home Care can assist you to get ready in the morning with personal care and grooming, as well as help you to get dressed and undressed.

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Health and nursing

St Louis Home Care provides therapy and exercise programs, transport to medical appointments, coordination of health services, wound management and medication reminders.

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Transport

St Louis Home Care can take you to and from social activities, community activities, shopping and other appointments including transfers and wheelchairs if required.

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Equipment

St Louis Home Care can install handrails, shower chairs, medical devices and other equipment needed in the home depending on your needs.

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Dementia care

St Louis Home Care provides low and high level support for dementia care at home and respite for family carers.

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Respite

St Louis has a range of options available to meet your needs and lifestyle. We also offer day respite or overnight respite care at St Louis on Sea, our luxuriously appointed eight-bedroom shared home across the road from the beach in Victor Harbor.

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Dog Walking

At St Louis, we offer dog walking services. We will take your furry companion out for walks whenever you need a break.

Victor Harbor Social Programs

We understand that social connection is essential to good health and wellbeing, and our Victor Harbor home care social programs bring locals together, fostering new friendships through interesting and enjoyable social activities.

Check for upcoming events on our social calendar here.

St Louis Home Care in Victor Harbor

Since 2016, when we received our first funding grant from the Federal Government to start providing home care packages in the Southern Fleurieu region, our South Australian family-run business has been helping residents in Victor Harbor and Alexandrina Council areas remain independent in the comfort of their own homes with home care support.

St Louis Home Care services are accessible under the My Aged Care government-subsidised scheme and also to self-funded clients through the St Louis Lifestyles Program.

Applying for a home care package

We offer free advice. Find out more about applying for a home care package. Call our Victor Harbor Home Care team on 8552 1481 for advice and guidance through the application process or for information on care solutions before applying for a federally funded home care package. Visit our office at 31 Victoria Street, Victor Harbor.

Home care fees 

Home care packages are either subsidised by the government or privately funded. 

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How do you know you’re getting the best out of your home care package?

Our home care packages and services change and evolve as your needs evolve. If you want to know whether you’re getting the best value out of your home care package, give us a call. 

Applying for a government-subsidised package

Call our Victor Harbor team on 8552 1481 if you need advice and guidance as you go through the below steps to apply for a federally funded home care package:

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Check if you're eligible

Ask your GP to refer you for an ACAT assessment, which will determine your eligibility for a federally funded St Louis Home Care package. Not eligible? Never mind, contact us for a home care quote under our open-access St Louis Lifestyles Program.  

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Call St Louis to chat about the level of care you need 

Give us a call to talk to one of our friendly Care Coordinators about the level of help you need. 

Victor Harbor - 8552 1481
Adelaide - 8332 0950 

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We'll develop a care program that support your independence & needs