Mycare: Trusted In-Home Care Services in New Zealand

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Help at home, your way

Mycare is the easiest way to find, manage, and pay for the in-home care services you deserve. With no joining fee, you can connect with thousands of pre-approved support workers, choose the local person who's right for you, and deal directly with them to create a tailored care plan. These are some of the reasons why Mycare is the most trusted source of quality home care New Zealand has to offer.

How Mycare can work for you

Disability support

DISABILITY SUPPORT

If you receive Individualised Funding, Enabling Good Lives, Carer Support or other respite funding, Mycare can work for you.
DISABILITY SUPPORT
Older people

ELDERLY SUPPORT

Help to continue living safely and comfortably at home. Maintaining your independence and quality of life.
ELDERLY SUPPORT
Injury support

INJURY SUPPORT

Need help at home while you’re out of action? Use your ACC funding to pay for your home support while you recover.
INJURY SUPPORT
Child & youth support

YOUTH SUPPORT

Need childcare or youth support? Someone to hang out with your child? Find experienced workers to care for your children.
YOUTH SUPPORT
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Mycare is a community of over 20,000 people

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Alicia

Matamata-Piako District, Waikato
I am friendly, love building relationships and genuinely getting to know people. I love playing, fun and the outdoors, but I also really appreciate down time and conversation. I am a musician (mostly singing) and currently studying towards a Masters of Music Therapy.
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Paula

Dunedin
Hi, I'm Paul and I am from Fiji. I was born and raised in a small town called Nausori and I spent my younger days growing up on the family farm. I’m currently a Biomedical student at Otago University. I previously studied a diploma in Health care program but I only did the first semester. I wish to further my studies in the field of medicine and hope to achieve my ultimate goal of becoming a doctor.
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Emmanuel

Addington, Christchurch, Canterbury
I am Emmanuel. I’m 21 and have been working as a caregiver in the USA for 4 and a half years. I looked after patients at a retirement facility also had a private job as a companion to a patient with Asthma and stage one Alzheimer's.
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Linda

Waihi, Waikato
Hi, I am honest, self-motivated, reliable and enthusiastic, with a positive disposition and a good sense of humour I endeavour to achieve above expectations in all tasks I undertake. I am always striving to improve myself and my work skills.
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Samuel

Tawa, Wellington
Kia Ora, my name is Samuel and I am a dedicated young man eager to work with the elderly. I have had extensive previous experience with the elderly, working in the cafe in a retirement home and I absolutely fell in love with being a worker / carer. I’m smart, eloquent and a great conversationalist. I love to talk AND listen.
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Maria Rowena

Epsom, Auckland
I am an overseas trained doctor currently working as a phlebotomist at Middlemore Hospital. I used to work at Starship and Auckland City Hospital as a phlebotomist as well. My work experience at Starship Hospital has made me a more compassionate person and enhanced my skills in working with children with disabilities. I love working with them.

There are many ways the Mycare community can help

Personal care

Personal care

Do you need help getting in and out of bed, bathing, or getting dressed and looking sharp? We can help support you throughout your day.
Help at home

Help at home

Mycare helps with daily chores like washing up and laundry, mopping floors, vacuuming, changing sheets, making beds, and even some light gardening.
Meals

Meals

We can help prepare meals, provide support with eating, plan your menu, and make trips to the supermarket.
Companionship

Companionship

Our support workers can make time for the little things, like listening and chatting, a game of cards, a cup of tea, a walk in the park, or a trip to the shop.
Live-in support

Live-in support

Mycare's support services ensure help is always nearby. We provide support with daily tasks and overnight assistance.
Transportation

Transportation

We can assist you with day-to-day errands, from picking up your prescriptions to help with the shopping.
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Need help? Call 0800 677 700

We care about everyone in our community

All independent contractors seeking work on Mycare are trusted and security verified.

Mycare supports workers

  • We are committed to ensuring our community receives a living wage for their work.
  • 90% of funding goes directly to the person doing the work, not a corporation.
  • IRD makes contracting easy.
  • Insurance and liability coverage is provided.

Family & whanau safety

  • Greenticks tell you that a worker has verified their phone number, email, and home address.
  • A Ministry of Justice or NZ Police criminal history check is compulsory.
  • References and feedback help you learn more.

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