I became, in my own mind, part of this family. And they've looked after me with all my needs and it's made me very happy.
Palliative care, also known as end of life care, is about alleviating a person's suffering. At MACG, we do that by providing medical care, but also creating a homely environment in which people can be socially and spiritually fulfilled.
Our homes at MACG can provide palliative approach for people with lung cancer, and also people who have other respiratory diseases. If you're looking for palliative care for lung cancer, read on to find out more about what we can offer.
We can answer any questions you might have.
Our team of qualified nurses can provide 24/7 care, and ensure that pain and discomfort are treated as effectively as possible with the right medical help.
When it comes to end of life care, for lung cancer or and other conditions, our team has the right resources and expertise. We focus on holistic treatment, and improve quality of life with warm, personable care that focuses on physical, emotional, and spiritual needs.
Deliberately small homes to increase a sense of community
Activities designed to engage and fulfill
Registered nurses to provide medical care at all hours
Friendly staff and a warm new home
R U OK Day was acknowledged through the homes with many fun activities, yellow cupcakes, cappuccinos, herbal teas & healthy lunches
Casey Manor residents and staff have been volunteering their time to prepare meals for those who have fallen on hard times
Our homes are special places. We limit the number of beds to ensure everybody gets the best care possible, and residents can bring in their personal belongings to settle in.
We can provide many different lifestyle activities to holistically benefit quality of life. These programs are tailored to different abilities, to be suitable for people undergoing palliative care for lung cancer and lung diseases.
We team up with local charities to help our residents participate with the wider community. There are a number of activities on offer, and opportunities to meet new people. Activities include:
With 9 homes across Melbourne and Victoria, we're sure to have one conveniently located for you.
Not everybody is able to receive lung cancer palliative care at home. In an advanced condition, respiratory illnesses like lung cancer require full time care. At MACG, we provide the best possible end of life care, with treatment that addresses physical, spiritual, and emotional needs.
Yes. We can provide palliative care for many different diseases, from lung and ovarian cancer palliative care to care for people with dementia. Get in contact with our team, and find out more about what we can do to help.
There are a number of factors that modify the cost of palliative care at our homes. For example:
Our team can provide more information and discuss what is necessary to address any specific needs. We can also provide guidance around the scope and costs of care.
Schedule a call with us and get all the information you need.Call (03) 9428 2800
Our team are standing by and ready to answer your questions.