When it comes time to organise home care services for ourselves or a family member, we may be confused by the options available and under pressure to make the best choice.

While consumer directed care has made a vast improvement when it comes to giving us choice, knowing which provider to choose can be difficult.

With providers all having different fee structures, charges and approaches to care, it’s important to be armed with consistent information so you can adequately compare providers. So, when you start comparing your options – what should you look for?

Here is a guide to what you should ask a home care provider before you make your decision.