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General Homecare Expands Aged Home Care Services with the Addition of AgeUp Health

Announcement posted by General Homecare 15 Aug 2023



  • AgeUp Health joins the General Homecare community of providers
  • It stands alongside fellow Victorian brands SAI Home & Community Care and Care With Quality
  • The expansion come less than a year after NSW Home Support Services also joined the group.


MELBOURNE, 15 August, 2023 -- General Homecare, a leading homecare and NDIS provider, announced today AgeUp Health to join the group. This strategic move further extends General Homecare's person-centred service offering in Victoria and underscores their commitment to providing unparalleled, tailored care for the elderly and NDIS participants, "For locals, by locals."


"AgeUp's inspiring story, rooted in personal experience and a profound commitment to providing contemporary, person-centred support, resonates deeply with our values at General Homecare," said Norbert Walther, Group CEO for General Homecare. "We are excited to align with a company that shares our belief in the importance of trust in the communities they support."


"AgeUp Health's unique approach to aged care, focusing on simplicity, consistent communication, and flexible services, matches our group vision," said Walther. "We're thrilled to join forces to ensure that more people across Melbourne and Victoria live joyful, healthy, and independent at home, long into the future."


Grace Petherick, Founder & CEO of AgeUp Health, added, "Joining the General Homecare network is a momentous step in our journey. Their understanding of what it takes to truly care for individuals in their own homes resonates with what we’ve built at AgeUp, and their dedication to their support workers further made us know we’ve made the right choice for our teams and clients. Together, we will further our commitment to never allowing what I saw happen to my grandparents happen again as the General Homecare network continues to grow."


With the addition of AgeUp, the General Homecare expands yet again across the east coast, reinforcing its position as a leader in providing tailored, compassionate care in a time when more Australians are in need of it than ever before.



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General Homecare is a leading Australian home-based care group that believes trust-based care and support provided with compassion, commitment, and respect leads to great individual experiences and outcomes.