Supportive care for people who need it

 

During the Covid Pandemic and during a local outbreak you may need to consider alternative arrangements if your services or routine is distrupted. You may need to develop and implement a Covid Emergency Plan. Depending on the situation, Perth Care + Companion Company (PCCC) may not be able to deliver your services, therefore we have some suggested alternative arrangements, you may wish to consider and plan for, if your services or normal routine is disrupted to ensure your health is looked after during he pandemic. PCCC would let you know in advance are unable to provide services, as usual.

Normal Service or Routine Pandemic Service Options:
Showering/Personal care  

Support from family or friends

 

Medication prompting  

PCCC will call/telephone me when it’s time to take my medication

 

Shopping  

Online shopping by PCCC or family and delivered (contactless)

 

Medications  

My pharmacist will deliver my medications

 

Pet Care  

Arrange for family/friends to have pets or PCCC can arrange and transfer to kennels, if hospitalized

 

Laundry  

PCCC can pick laundry from your door and have laundered and returned

 

Meals  

Meals on Wheels will deliver services or PCCC will pre prepare and deliver

 

Socialisation/companionship  

PCCC can arrange regular telephone or video catch ups and socialisation.

 

 

The WA Department of Health have information on Health Care Options during the pandemic for further information: https://www.healthywa.wa.gov.au/Articles/F_I/Health-care-options