A community where there is confidence in aged care, where cultural diversity is truly celebrated and family and community remain connected.
MACS is dedicated to providing excellence in aged care to meet the culturally diverse needs of the community.
MACS Complete Care is well placed to deliver compassionate, high quality palliative care for individuals in their own home. http://www.macs.org.au/home-services/palliative-care In partnership with Hospice Foundation Geelong, MACS Complete Care supports the whole person who is facing a life-limiting illness or condition, who values well-being, and in time, chooses to die in comfort and peace in their own home.Read more
Compassion is king when providing quality aged care. Yet, the idea and practice of compassion can be difficult to explain. Compassion is a word that has broad meanings. We find that words such as empathy or sympathy from within the compassion matrix are quoted interchangeably with the notion of compassion. The Royal College of Psychiatrists defined compassion as “a sensitivity to distress and then having the commitment, courage and wisdom to do something about it.” (2015)Read more