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Right at Home Spreads the Word on Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM) and we at Right at Home Australia would like to extend our love and care to those affected by this cancer.

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The aim of BCAM is to shine a light on the devastating impact breast cancer has on thousands of Australians each day. Breast cancer remains the most diagnosed cancer in Australia, with eight people losing their lives to the disease every day.

Almost 20,000 Australians will be diagnosed with the disease this year alone, which equates to 55 Australians every day. And, nearly 3,000 Australians will lose their lives to breast cancer this year.

According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, the only way to stop deaths from breast cancer is by funding research to improve our understanding of how breast cancer originates, grows, and spreads so that we can stop it in its tracks.

Although the five-year survival rate has increased from 76% to 91% since 1994, the foundation aims to target the 9% who don’t live past this survival rate. The foundation’s mission is to end breast cancer deaths by 2030.

For more information about what Right at Home can do to help you and your loved ones affected by cancer, please don’t hesitate to contact us today on 1300 363 802.

In good health.

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Australian Government Department of Health

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NSW Health

Queensland Health

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WA Department of Health

Tasmanian Department of Health

Northern Territory Department of 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 provides home care for all adults regardless of the age and also provides care through the NDIS disability scheme. If you or someone you love needs care due to changed conditions because of illness, accident, surgery or due to 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 any adult who needs our care at home including 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 caredementia 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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