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Enjoy respite long-term care with Home Care Packages.

Discover the peace of mind that comes with long-term respite service. We are here to help you and your loved ones receive continuous and compassionate care at home.

What’s included in the respite care services?

We support you in finding the right long-term in-home respite care that offers a comprehensive support system for families and caregivers, providing essential breaks with the assurance of outstanding care for loved ones.

What does Long-term respite care mean?

Who is eligible for long-term care respite services?

We provide access to long-term in-home respite to those with a Home Care Package. Long-term in-home respite is designed to support each older person and their families, ensuring that those in need receive the care and assistance they require. In particular, those who would benefit include; 

We assist with in-home respite across Australia.

We provide help in finding the right carers support for you and your loved ones throughout Australia. Our compassionate team is committed to providing local care to our clients according to their preferences. Whether you are regional or live in a main city we cater your services to your unique needs and ensure we give you the local support you need to continue living safely and happily with your family at home.

How life is better with Let’s Get Care.

We provide you with the freedom of choice and control. Allowing you to have your own preferred care workers visit you at your selected time.
We charge a flat rate of 18% to support you in living independently in your own home.
We were Australia’s first self-managed Provider, meaning we have been doing self-management for a long time and know how to offer you and your loved ones great quality care at home.

Our pricing.

We charge a combined and competitive 18% rate with no hidden costs. With us, we help you get more value from your Home Care Package funding.
This provides basic support and assistance for individuals with low care needs.
Offers a moderate level of support and services for individuals with increasing care needs.

This level of funding supports clients with intermediate needs. 

This is the highest level of Home Care Package support.

Chat with a Care Expert to find out about respite services in your area.


Learn more about long-term respite care services.

Discover how our long-term respite care can provide the essential support and peace of mind you need. Tailored to assist caregivers and families, our services ensure that your loved ones receive reliable, professional care during your time away.

When to consider long-term respite care?

Consider these services when you’re feeling overwhelmed by caregiving, need to attend to personal matters, or simply require a break to rejuvenate for a period of time. It’s also vital when your loved one’s care needs have intensified, or you’re planning a transition to permanent care solutions.

How do we help people with these care needs?

We assist you in finding qualified professionals who offer personalised care that adapts to your unique needs. From a few hours to a few weeks, we ensure a seamless continuation of care routines when a primary carer is away, providing a comforting sense of normalcy and stability for our clients.

How do you schedule the services?

Scheduling is made easy and flexible to accommodate your specific needs and preferences. We work closely with you to determine the best timing and duration for long-term respite care, ensuring a solution that fits seamlessly into your life and provides maximum benefit.

How does respite care work?

Our process begins with a comprehensive free assessment to understand the specific needs and preferences of both the carer and the recipient. From there, we craft a tailored Care Plan, help you select the most suitable care team, and ensure a smooth transition, offering ongoing support and adjustments as needed.

Benefits of long-term respite care:

We have more support services at home.

At Let’s Get Care we provide you with personalised care tailored to your situation. Depending on your situation you may be able to access the below:

How to set up care services.

We help you get your in-home aged care services started quickly to ensure you get the support you need to continue living happily at home. With us it’s easy.

Step 1

The first step is to speak with one of our Care Experts and we will discuss which option will best suit you and your care needs.

Step 2

Our friendly Care Experts will arrange the signup documents for you to complete online so you can get your services started as soon as possible.

Step 3

And you’re ready to get your services started! With Let’s Get Care you have the ability to choose from our huge list of amazing service suppliers or bring your own carers onboard.


We’ve put together a list of frequently asked questions to guide you through the home care journey. We know it can be confusing, but we hope this helps to explain some of the most commonly confusing topics.

The cost of respite support varies depending on whether you’re accessing it through the Home Care Package (HCP) or the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP). With a Home Care Package, costs will be covered by your funding as long as the service is included in your Care Plan. Under the Commonwealth Home Support Programme, you can enjoy subsidised respite care but are still required to pay for the service. If you choose to receive residential respite, there are a set number of subsidised days you can receive in a financial year.

Both scenarios aim to make respite care more affordable, but the exact cost can depend on individual circumstances and the type of care needed.

For precise details and eligibility, it’s best to consult directly with service providers or through official government resources.

Carer Gateway is a national online and phone service that provides practical information and resources to support carers. It offers advice, counselling, and connects carers with local support services. You can learn more about them here: https://www.carergateway.gov.au/ 

The duration of respite care can range from a few hours to several weeks, depending on the needs of the carer and the availability of services. It’s tailored to give caregivers the break they need.

Book a free tele-consultation.

Want a phone call with our team at a time that suits you? Our free consultation call with a dedicated Care Expert will give you more information about Home Care Packages, our different care models and answer any specific questions you have. 

We will listen to your specific care needs and explain the options available to support you to live at home. Interested in specific home care services? Let us know. 

Select a date and time between Monday – Friday, 10am – 4pm (AEST), that suits you to meet with one of our Care Experts. They will give you a call on the phone within half an hour of the time you select. 

Come along with any questions you have, and we will help guide the way.

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