About Us

Home Nursing Group is a locally-owned home care provider passionate about supporting older people to live safe, healthy and happy lives in their homes. We have been in business since 1985 and offer the security of more than 30 years of specialist aged care experience. By 2010, when the founder retired and sold the business to current owner, Gorm Kirsch, Home Nursing Group was providing almost 30,000 care hours per year to over 250 clients.

Today, we have grown to serve more than 2,000 clients across much of Northern NSW. We have local offices in Armidale, Coffs Harbour, Port Macquarie, Taree and Tamworth.

Home Nursing Group gives you freedom and independence with Home Care Packages and Commonwealth Home Support Programme services available.

Services we provide include:

  • Help with housework and the garden
  • Support and transport to keep you active in your community
  • Help with shopping and errands
  • Personal care and assistance with medications
  • Respite services if you need a break
  • Palliative care
  • Social groups and activities
  • Occupational therapy and other allied health services
Why choose Home Nursing Group
Care in your home
Why choose Home Nursing Group

Home Nursing Group provides home care that’s right for you. We work with you to plan the best care options to suit your needs. You have full choice and control over your Home Nursing Group care services.

We offer some of the lowest administration fees in the industry. We have no exit fees or hidden charges.

We are committed to achieving the highest quality home care. Our team of highly skilled and qualified staff exceed industry standards. Our reliable and friendly Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses, Assistants-In-Nursing, and General Support Workers receive on-going training.

All our field staff are proficient in first aid, CPR, infection control, medication management and other skills needed for excellent home care. Many also have specialist training in dementia, palliative care and mental health. The staff delivering your care are backed by industry-leading intake, coordination and clinical teams across the region. With Home Nursing Group, you always talk to real and local people.

This range of skills and local support means that Home Nursing Group offers not only exceptional care but also peace of mind. We can always care for you — no matter what your needs are, today or in the future. We call it “care for life”.

Care in your home

Care at home is an affordable and alternate option to nursing homes and institutional care. It offers a higher quality of life and more choice and control.

Whether you need an occasional helping hand or a live-in carer, Home Nursing Group has the experience, knowledge and a uniquely genuine approach to keep you living independently and happily in your home.

Home Nursing Group offers:

  • High quality clinical care
  • Registered Nurse care
  • Trained and reliable staff
  • 24/7 availability
  • Low administration fees
  • No exit fees or hidden costs

Home Nursing Group is passionate about supporting you to be safe, healthy and happy life in your home. Our goal is to provide excellent service every time, and to make you feel supported and independent.

Home Nursing Group believes that home isn’t just where the heart is – home is where your heart belongs.

Get in touch with our friendly team today.

Meet Our Staff

Gorm Kirsch
Proprietor & Managing Director
Kyra Moss
Chief Operations Officer
Cheryl Constance
Quality and Safety Manager
Jo Dell
Chief Business Officer
Nicole Cornish
Care Manager Mid North Coast
Peta Waters
Care Manager New England, Registered Nurse & Diabetes Educator
Brad Cann
Information & Communication Technology Officer
Katinka van Ingen
Customer Service Manager
Florian Ruhnke
Digital Innovation Strategist

Staff Stories

Meet Raelee Honey- Variety is the key to a rewarding career

  Working as a carer is second nature for Raelee. She has worked in aged care before, but also brings with her a wealth of life experience and knowledge which helps her connect and care for her clients.  

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Meet Nathan Mace – 18 years and still passionate about care

  Nathan Mace began working at Home Nursing Group in 2001 as an Assistant In Nursing (AIN). Over his eighteen-year career with the company, Nathan has worked his way up to become the Senior Care and Support Co-ordinator based in the Armidale headquarters of Home Nursing Group.

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Life Changing Career Choice for Lesley

  A coastal change and a complete career transition for Lesley White has been one of her best life decisions, she says. Her move to sunny Port Macquarie and starting her role at Home Nursing Group as an Assistant in Nursing (AIN), has definitely proved to be a step in...

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Keiley – A True Team Leader

  Keiley Paltridge is based at our Armidale Home Nursing Group office and was recently promoted to the position of Team Leader. We talked to Keiley about her passion for home care and how her role has progressed at Home Nursing Group.

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