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Melbourne South East
Making Lives Better
Owned and operated by Parkdale locals Glenn Bartel and Vicki Caton, Nurse Next Door Home Care Services Melbourne South East proudly serves the community all the way down the Bay from Mentone to Frankston, including the surrounding areas of the City of Kingston, the City of Frankston and the City of Greater Dandenong, offering home care that’s Making Lives Better.
Vicki and Glenn come to Nurse Next Door with diverse backgrounds. Vicki has worked in mining throughout Australia and Borneo, whilst creating several start-ups in areas of her passion including web development, Personal Training and Wellbeing coaching. Glenn has over 25 years of senior management experience working with some of Australia’s largest retailers, in the field of sales, operations, marketing and small business consulting.
Both Vicki and Glenn have been drawn to the in-home care health sector through their own shared personal experience taking on full time caring roles for elderly parents and terminally ill family members. These experiences exposed them to best in people through the compassion they witnessed from professional caregivers and fulfilment they took from helping clients and families dealing with the emotional rollercoaster so often felt. Vicki and Glenn are excited to be a part of Nurse Next Door to experience the fulfilment of Making Lives Better for Victorian families.
Glenn & Vicki’s promise is to do whatever it takes to bring you peace of mind that you, or your loved ones, are happy and safe at home.
Like everyone at Nurse Next Door, Glenn & Vicki believes that every age counts. They infuse our Happier Ageing® philosophy of care into everyone they care for, no matter their age or ability, with one simple question:
“What did you use to love doing that you no longer do?”
From your Caring Consult through to the development of your Care Plan, Glenn & Vicki will help you reconnect with your interests, hobbies and passions that you may have lost along the way.
Our Talent is Caring
Glenn & Vicki’s team of qualified, trusted and extraordinary nurses and caregivers live and breathe Nurse Next Door’s core values, including admiring people and being passionate about making a difference, and are all happy and naturally caring people who love making others smile. Glenn & Vicki carefully match caregivers based on your individual needs and are confident that you will receive the best care in the Melbourne South Eastern Suburbs.
Nurse Next Door Melbourne South East provides care services, including dementia and Alzheimer’s care, assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs), nursing care or simply companionship, 7 days a week, 24 hours day, to suit your needs – all with no long-term contracts. Nurse Next Door knows that having a live person to speak with can make a world of difference when there is an emergency, so our care services centre is always available 24/7.
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.
With a focus on possibility, Nurse Next Door’s extraordinary family of nurses and caregivers take care of your loved one and empower them to keep living life to the fullest, regardless of age or disability.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