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Aged care in Australia

There are 3 primary options to choose from when considering aged care living in Australia.  Retirement Villages are social villages, Home Care allows you to remain independent in your private living space and Aged Care Homes are nursing homes.


"Precious Time"

13 weeks to secure an aged care place for your mum.


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There is a ‘system’ to achieving the 
best aged care result for your mum or dad. There will be pressure to ‘do something now’ but it’s equally important to invest the time, precious time, to complete each of the steps and get the best result for your loved one. Watch the video, take the 9 agedcare101 steps and breathe easy. 

 The timeframes in our video are guidelines only. In some instances, your loved one can move into an aged care home once they have received their Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT) report. You will pay a daily fee until you complete an income and assets test and establish if you’re eligible for government contribution.