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Accessing support doesn’t need to be complicated

Posted: 1/24/2019 7:04 PM by Just Better Care

Emma, Mick and Craig pooled their knowledge, skills and community connections to support individuals in Western Victoria to access the best mix of care support services.

Celebrating a decade of working with local communities, providing choice and control

Posted: 1/24/2019 4:51 PM by Just Better Care

As Just Better Care Gold Coast celebrates its 10th birthday, Director and Owner, Bram Baker, reflects on a decade of adapting to the care needs of his unique community.

Summer Daze

Posted: 1/10/2019 6:34 PM by Just Better Care

SunSmart Victoria Manager Heather Walker shares her top tips to staying smart in the sun this summer.

“You need to have a vision when you start”

Posted: 1/10/2019 6:12 PM by Just Better Care

Connection, kindness and strategy are the keys to Just Better Care according to Brisbane South and East Owner, Oday. Meet Oday.

“Bit the bullet, did it and haven’t regretted it”

Posted: 1/10/2019 5:59 PM by Just Better Care

Emma, Mick and Craig pooled their skills and their community connections to open Just Better Care Western Victoria in April 2017. Meet Emma, Mick and Craig.

Research, trust and rewards – Just Better Care Gippsland’s recipe for success

Posted: 1/8/2019 9:46 PM by Just Better Care

Bringing her experience in industry and governance together with a founding knowledge in care, Melissa had a clear idea of the type of business she wanted to establish, and the culture it needed to succeed. Meet Melissa.

“We as providers need to change with the times too”

Posted: 1/3/2019 8:59 PM by Just Better Care

Celebrating a decade as Just Better Care Franchisee, Bram says adaptation is key to a long-term career in support. Meet Bram.

Inside Possible

Posted: 12/17/2018 1:33 AM by Just Better Care

Our latest issue of Possible explores the theme of 'connectedness'. As 'life is better when we share it', this issue sees us consider the individual ways in which we maintain our connections with people, passions and communities.

Can social connectedness improve my mental wellbeing?

Posted: 12/16/2018 10:16 PM by Just Better Care

As we're living longer and healthier lives, the link between social connections and mental health has never been more important for Just Better Care.

Take me to the seaside

Posted: 12/16/2018 9:36 PM by Just Better Care

At Just Better Care, social support is all about being there to help you live your best life. Read how Margaret and her Support Professional Sue are maintaining their love of the outdoors with sunny day trips.

Treat me like everyone else

Posted: 12/16/2018 8:20 PM by Just Better Care

As someone who has experienced firsthand both the challenges and opportunities of non-verbal communication, Emma who has cerebral palsy atypical and ALS 2, shares the dos and don’ts to help others communicate successfully.

Riding to Recovery

Posted: 12/4/2018 12:54 AM by Just Better Care

At the age of 16, Marnie suffered a debilitating stroke that took away her ability to walk and talk. Today, she is training for the Paralympics as a para-equestrian athlete.

A care-er for life: Meet Gary

Posted: 11/13/2018 7:42 PM by Just Better Care

A professional saxophonist and stand-up comedian, Gary’s talent took him to stages around the globe. But after his last performance, new responsibilities and a change of lifestyle lead the way to a new career with Just Better Care.

A life dedicated to her community

Posted: 11/13/2018 7:00 PM by Just Better Care

Daily taxi rides are an unavoidable reality for busy people living with a physical disability. Fed-up with the small subsidy offered by the government, Jordana Goodman, a disability advocate affected by hereditary spastic paraplegia, decided to do something about it.

A care-er for life: Meet Ian

Posted: 11/13/2018 12:47 AM by Just Better Care

Reliable, honest, trustworthy and caring. These are the key attributes you need for a long career in community care, says Just Better Care Support Professional Ian.

Media Release: 4000+ Australians living their best lives, independently, thanks to in-home care

Posted: 10/25/2018 11:38 PM by Just Better Care

More than 4000 older Australians and people living with disability are choosing to live independently, at home, thanks to the in-home support and care provided by Just Better Care.

Recipe: Kale and mushroom rice bowl

Posted: 10/14/2018 11:52 PM by Just Better Care

A perfect spring dish, packed with vegetables and protein. This nutritious meal of kale, mushrooms and chickpeas is sure to keep you feeling satisfied and full of energy.

Family at the heart of career success

Posted: 10/14/2018 11:39 PM by Just Better Care

For Casey, working with his mum Verity was never the plan. What started as a part time job to help him through university, turned into a new career path and a passion for community care.

Liliana has been here, there and everywhere

Posted: 10/7/2018 8:45 PM by Just Better Care

Liliana has been here, there and everywhere. Born in Malta, now living in Australia, Liliana has travelled the world and had experiences like no other. A pioneer for women, Liliana was...

The artist who paints with her mouth

Posted: 10/4/2018 7:21 PM by Just Better Care

Hailing from a family of artists, creativity is in Beryl’s blood. However, being diagnosed with cerebral palsy made it difficult for her to maintain the hand steadiness and control necessary for most creative endeavours. It wasn’t until her early teens that she first put a brush to canvas.

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