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.
Trusted information on residential care services in Australia including the different levels, how to access it, and information on caring for someone else.
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.
Aged care services
Trusted information aged care services, plus links to trusted resources.
Dementia care options
Trusted information on caring for someone with dementia, including care options and support services
Links to trusted information about nursing homes.
Assessment for respite
Trusted information about assessment for respite care for people with dementia and their carers, including referrals and the process
Trusted information about ageing from leading Australian health organisations, including links to older people's services and mental health resources.
Ovarian cancer is most common over the age of 50, but it can affect women of any age. Learn about its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and prevention.
Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases that damage the optic nerve. It affects 1 in 10 Australians aged 80 and over – but glaucoma can also strike at any age.