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September is a big month for global health awareness and Right at Home, Australia’s premium homecare provider celebrates Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. This month, the Australian Cancer Research Foundation is calling on all Australians to recognise and campaign for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate Cancer is the most diagnosed cancer in Australian men with 20,000 diagnoses and close to 3,300 deaths each year. Prostate cancer kills more men than breast cancer kills women.The Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia encourages all men over 50 years of age, or 40 years if they have a family history of prostate cancer to talk to their GP about testing as part of their regular health check-up.

Keep a lookout this September for landmarks like Brisbane’s Storey Bridge and City Hall as they light up blue to raise awareness for prostate cancer. 

If you would like to make a personal contribution, join The Long Run campaignThe Long Run is an awareness and fundraising event for Australian men and families impacted by prostate cancer. All you need to do is run, walk or wheel 72 kilometres during September – when and where is up to you. Every kilometre you cover will raise funds to bring us closer to a world where prostate cancer is no longer a burden and where all men and their families with a diagnosis are supported.

To find out more about how we can help you or a loved one suffering from cancer, please don’t hesitate to give us a call on 1300 363 802. 

In good health.

Keep up to date with COVID 19 information on the following links:

Australian Government Department of Health

Victorian Health and Human Services

NSW Health

Queensland Health

ACT Health

WA Department of Health

Tasmanian Department of Health

Northern Territory Department of Health

SA Health

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Right at Home is a 'My Aged Care' government approved, home care provider for levels 1 – 4 and have a comprehensive portfolio of care services that ensure your loved ones get the care they need. Right at Home also provides care through the NDIS disability scheme. If you or someone you love needs care due to changed conditions because of Coronavirus, we have capacity so give us a call. Our number one priority is the safety of our staff and clients, and we follow strict hygiene and safety protocols. 

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Founded in 1995, Right at Home offers in-home companionship and personal care, and assistance to seniors (elderly and aged care) and adults living with a disability who want to continue to live independently or age in their home. Right at Home is your local expert for issues related to caring for your loved ones and is dedicated to keeping you informed about home care. With no admin or subscription fees Right at Home allows you to get more care from your package or budget.

Right at Home is a 'My Aged Care' government approved, home care provider for levels 1 – 4 and offers flexible in-home care services such as nursing care, after hospital care, post-operative care, respite care, dementia and Alzheimer's care. Right at Home also offers assistance with daily living and personal care such as grooming, hygiene, transport, shopping, meal prep, domestic services and social support, so your loved one can enjoy a more independent, vibrant life. Our nurses and caregivers are screened, highly trained, and insured prior to entering your home so you can trust us with the caregiving while you focus on your loved one.

To find out more, please give us a call on 1300 363 802 or visit our website.

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