Your local Nurse Next Door
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Nurse Next Door proudly services the City of Port Phillip, incorporating the suburbs of Albert Park, Balaclava, Elwood, Middle Park, Port Melbourne, Ripponlea, South Melbourne, Southbank, St.Kilda and Windsor, providing compassionate 24 hour home care services in aged care and disability support.
Nurse Next Door support clients to maintain their independence in their own home, on their own terms. From assistance with daily life activities to social and community participation, our team of experienced nurses and caregivers offer a personalised tailored plan to match the unique needs of each individual. Our clients are choosing to stay at home and Nurse Next Door’s Port Phillip team of qualified caregivers and registered nurses provide a flexible range of home care services available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, delivering peace of mind and the knowledge that you can stay at home.
Our Talent is Caring
Nurse Next Door does home care differently. It’s not just about preparing a meal or providing a nursing service – anyone can do that. We focus on Making Lives Better and take the extra time to help with both the big and small things. Whether you’re passion is sailing on Port Phillip Bay, taking a stroll around Albert Park Lake, enjoying a meal out in St Kilda, shopping in Carlisle Street, Balaclava or simply participating in one of the many activities the City of Port Phillip offers the Nurse Next Door team offer a truly unique experience dedicated to getting clients back to doing what they love. And while there are many things that distinguish the Nurse Next Door Port Phillip team, we pride ourselves on our commitment to provide WOW customer experiences.
We serve all areas across the City of Port Phillip, providing home care services plus 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week support from our Care Services Centre. Nurse Next Door knows that emergencies can happen at any hour and having a live person to speak with can make a world of difference.
Are you compassionate and do you love making lives better? Please see our Careers page for information about employment opportunities.
We do home care differently.
Our home care services make it possible for people to live in their own home. Nurse Next Door’s extraordinary family of nurses and caregivers can take care of your loved one so you can get back to being a daughter or son.Services We Provide
Live 24/7 Scheduling Support
With fast, easy access, we’re always just a phone call away.
Qualified & Insured Caregivers
Find the perfect match. All in home caregivers are kind, trained and insured.
Dementia & Alzheimer's Care
Get total peace of mind with caregivers experienced in accommodating age-related challenges.
NDIS Disability Care
We support clients to maintain their independence in their own home, on their own terms. From assistance with daily life activities to social and community participation, our experienced team offer a personalised tailored plan to match the unique needs of each individual.
Continuity of Care
You’ll always be covered by a familiar caregiver, even with a tricky schedule.
Full-Spectrum Home Care
Our caregivers provide housekeeping, cooking and grooming to transportation and medical care.
We manage every step, including planning and monitoring physical and emotional health.
No Long-term Contracts
You should never feel ‘stuck’. Short-term or long-term, all home care assistance is flexible.
Find a caregiver and get back to living your life.
Our home care services team build relationships and encourage independence. Matched specially for your loved one, our caregivers are flexible, supportive, and passionate about Making Lives Better.
Qualified and Insured
Their care allows me to run the rest of my life, you know, because I have a full-time job and two 16-year-olds who need to go places. Nurse Next Door has taken the burden off of me. There's really no other way we could have managed it.”
Your help and assistance in this challenging period is greatly appreciated. Our entire family extends our thanks for all you have done.”
Overall, what she gets is care, honest-to-goodness care. I get the peace of mind of knowing that my mother is with a company that sincerely cares about her. They give you basic respect, dignity and the tender loving care that all of our parents want and that we want for our parents.”
The Caring Journal
The Caring Journal is full of informative resources and client stories. With a focus on the positive side of ageing we hope our blog inspires you to embrace our Happier Ageing philosophy of care that will help you to remain in your own home, on your own terms. Read our latest blogs here.All Posts