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Seniors' health

As we begin to age, it is important to understand the effects it has on our mind and body. Learn about health concerns that may affect you as you grow older such as healthy eating, rheumatoid arthritis and eye care.

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Assessment for respite

Respite care is a short stay in an aged-care home. An assessment works out how much help you need, and the types of services you're eligible to receive.

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Life stages

Health information in relation to a number of different life stages and life events, such as babies and toddlers, children, teenagers, young adults, pregnancy, women's health, men's health, seniors and end-of-life issues.

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Aged care services

As you get older you may need extra help managing everyday activities. There are many different types of aged care services , as well as respite services for carers. You can find out if you are eligible via an assessment process which varies from state to state.

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My Aged Care – the first step to accessing aged care services

My Aged Care can help you find the information you need about aged care, including the different types of aged care services that are available in your area.

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Dementia assessments

If you care for someone with dementia, your doctor can help arrange an assessment for that person or you can arrange one directly through My Aged Care.

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Tasmania disability services

Publicly-funded disability services in Tasmania are now delivered through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

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Victoria disability services

Publicly-funded disability services in Victoria are now delivered through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

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Northern Territory disability services

Publicly-funded disability services in the Northern Territory are now delivered through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Learn more here.

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South Australia disability services

Publicly-funded disability services in South Australia are now delivered through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

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