At Helping Hand, we hear you
Over seven decades, we’ve learned a lot about how ageing impacts people and their families.
This series explores the highs and the lows of getting older, sharing those inner thoughts that often go unspoken.
A first step
Richard and Jolanta warm to Ramona as she helps lighten the load around the house. When Richard’s knee plays up, Jolanta is hesitant to accept more help to fix their ailing bodies.Next episode Learn more about help at home
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Episode 1 A day like today
Jolanta is struggling to hang out the washing, Richard watches on and ponders how he can fix the sit...
Episode 3 An unexpected event
A crisis strikes out of nowhere and leaves the family scrambling to make decisions. Alina and Martin...
Episode 4 The following year
The family is together for a joyful Christmas day but Martin starts pushing for hard decisions to be...
Episode 5 Next spring
Jolanta and Richard have settled into their new lives after an emotional transition....
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Making life at home easier
Find out how home care can help lighten the load around the home.
Find out more about getting help at home
Getting some help around the house, such as cleaning, gardening or personal care, can make life easier and help you stay in your own home for longer.Read more
Watch behind the scenes
The cast share their own personal stories about ageing and aged care.