What does Like Family charge?

Our service is an affordable flat rate of $42 / hr. This includes weekends and public holidays. 

All bookings for 1 to 1 support are charged at a flat rate of $42 per hour incl. GST for all services provided. You only pay for the time the Social Carer is providing care and our price remains the same Monday to Sunday! Our minimum face to face booking time is 1 hour.

If your online booking is 30 minutes or less, it will be charged at $20. We will make this adjustment before you are invoiced.

Services Members Hourly Rate
1-on-1 $42
1-on-2 $31
1-on-3 $23

*All our prices are flat-rates,   irrespective of the time of day or weekends. As community Social Carers, our mission is to ensure people in the community have FUN and get the help they need, whenever they need, even if you have limited funding.

Service Member Rate for 8-Hours
Sleepover $115.00

Sleepover -  A sleepover shift is a booking of 8 hours where there is no expectation of being woken. Additional support can be rostered before and/or after the sleepover and is paid at the standard rate.

NDIS and transport

NDIS participants are able to flexibly use their plan’s core support funding to claim service provider costs associated with transporting participants to and from NDIS funded community-based activities.

Transport as part of a booking is charged at the 0.80c per kilometre and covers travel during a booking, note, there is no charge for the cost of a Social Carer travelling to and from their home to a booking.