In 1987, a small group of community members founded a much-needed local transport service for older people. Known then as Caloundra HACC, the organisation received funding from the Federal and State Governments. The office stood directly opposite Moffat Beach on the Sunshine Coast; a small single room which housed only two staff members and two desks. No computers, no kitchen and certainly no grandiose visions of a Queensland wide health and wellbeing company.
But we went further. We built strong connections with our customers, based on genuine respect and care. We listened and learned about their experiences and challenges, from living independently to staying socially connected.
We asked ourselves ‘how can we help people, of any age, go beyond simply living to living and ageing well?’ Inspired by the possibilities, our dedicated team of staff and volunteers came together to reinvent our organisation and our services. We combined our excellence in services, world-class research, knowledge and ambition to create an industry-leading community services organisation. An organisation focused on the big picture and true innovation.
We called ourselves ComLink and went from providing transport services in one suburb on the Sunshine Coast to offering home care, social support and numerous other support services across 11 regions of Queensland.
We are Comlink Australia, with a legacy of providing community and home care services. We are driven by the mission of delivering trusted, bespoke services that enable our clients to live and age well in their own homes and communities. Our people actively listen to our clients’ needs and aspirations, going above and beyond at every interaction. We aspire to become Australia’s most trusted community and home care provider. Choose wellbeing. Choose community. Choose Comlink Australia.
Our commitment to Quality
Comlink Australia are committed to putting you, our clients, at the centre of everything we do. As an aged care provider we are obligated to meet the Australian Government Aged Care Quality Standards that ensure we are demonstrating compliance.
We are dedicated to helping people age and live well in their own homes and communities. Our commitment to providing quality services to the community is guided by our company values. Our attitude of “It’s not how things are, it’s how much better they can be;” means as industry leaders, we use an innovative approach to develop solutions that benefit the entire community and influence policy.
Our organisation takes our role as care providers seriously and we welcome all feedback as an opportunity to live up to our commitment. If you would like to provide feedback to Comlink Australia regarding any of our services please visit the Contact us page to phone or submit your message.
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