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A new era in community care


Better Caring enables people who are ageing, or those with a disability, to connect directly with skilled support workers in their area.

Design your care around your life by finding workers who have the flexibility, experience and personality that’s just right for you.

Find out more

Search and contact care workers

Search for and connect directly with local care and support workers based on criteria that are important to you.

Agree rates, hours and services

With Better Caring, you’re in control. Agree the rates, services and hours you want.

Manage and pay for your care online

Your funding goes further when you hire directly. There are no waiting lists, and no cash handling.

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CARE WORKERS PROVIDING:
Social Support

Social Support

Domestic Assistance

Domestic Assistance

Nursing Services

NURSING SERVICES

Independent Living

INDEPENDENT LIVING

Lifestyle Assistance

LIFESTYLE ASSISTANCE

PERSONAL CARE

Personal Care

Select a support worker who is right for you

Better for you, better for your care worker

PEACE OF MIND

Insurances, police checks, reference and key qualification checks are all taken care of.

CHOICE & CONTROL

Know who is coming and when, and provide feedback directly via the platform.

RELATIONSHIPS MATTER

To you, and your care worker. Find someone you have a real connection with.

Our stories

I really appreciate the direct contact. It is very empowering. Having been with a few service providers, I know the difference.Suzie P.
Lady and care worker
Better Caring is the new way. It allows me to manage my funding and offers me the flexibility I need to live my life.Grant L.
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The best benefit of using Better Caring was having a personalised service. It’s become a new life for my father. His life is improving.Carolyn C.

News and resources

Consumer Directed Care and you

Find out how to get the best value from your home care package and live independently for longer.

Understanding the NDIS

Access our resources which have been created to help you make the most of your options under the NDIS.

Build your career in care

Tools and resources for care and support workers.

Our Partners


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  • Now this is a good idea. I’ve spent a lot of time speaking to these people. There is a better way to give your family members better care. Alan Jones - 2GB Radio
  • The community care industry is crying out for innovation. Enter Better Caring – a new concept that uses enabling technology … saving time and money. Kimberley Martin
  • The Better Caring marketplace for aged care workers aims to improve their lot. Michael Bailey