07 June 2016

Just Better Care Australia and 360 Health + Community sign franchise deal in Perth

New franchise agreement brings two leading community service providers together in the West

Media Release

Just Better Care Australia and 360 Health + Community have signed a franchise agreement installing 360 Health + Community as the sole owner and operator of Just Better Care’s Perth and Perth South territories.

360 Health + Community will operate two Just Better Care franchise territories in greater Perth and Perth South areas effective June 2016, ensuring existing customers receive continuity of care provided by an established and innovative primary health and social care provider.

Just Better Care currently operates 32 franchises throughout Australia, delivering in-home support for older Australians, people with a disability and people requiring in-home support.

“The agreement with 360 Health + Community represents an exciting and significant step forward for the Just Better Care Group,” said Alison Chandler, Chief Operating Officer, Just Better Care Australia.

“Our organisations share a common passion: to deliver high-quality, integrated support services to more people in more communities, enabling them to live independently at home, maintain their personal and social connections and enjoy better health outcomes,” added Chandler.

“Just Better Care is delighted to welcome 360 as a franchise partner. We believe that 360’s expertise, it’s client-centred approach and strong commitment to the local community means the Just Better Care Perth and South Perth franchises are in excellent hands,” Chandler added.

360 Health + Community are Western Australia's fastest growing primary health service. They are a state-wide business delivering over 120,000 health and social services to clients across WA every year. The company has a strong network in allied and primary health in the community, which will enhance the Just Better Care offering.

Paul Hersey, CEO 360 Health + Community said “We are delighted to have the opportunity to operate Just Better Care in Perth.  Home support is a critical part of the health and social care system and we are looking forward to building on the quality and reputation of Just Better Care here in the West.”

“360 is committed to applying our client-centred approach and commitment into the area of home support and excited about the opportunity to drive integration between primary care and home support,” added Hersey.

“Operating in the home care sector supports our organisational objectives to add value to clients, the health and social care system and the communities in which we operate and we feel have identified Just Better Care as the perfect partner,” he said.