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Aged care services

Trusted information aged care services, plus links to trusted resources.

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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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Residential care

Trusted information on residential care services in Australia including the different levels, how to access it, and information on caring for someone else.

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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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Assessment for respite

Trusted information about assessment for respite care for people with dementia and their carers, including referrals and the process

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Dementia care options

Trusted information on caring for someone with dementia, including care options and support services

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How to prepare your home if you have a chronic disease or serious illness

This page includes information on home modifications, medical equipment at home, telephone services, emergency call systems and sources of funding.

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Personal hygiene and dementia

Trusted information on caring for someone with dementia, including tips that can help a person with dementia attend to their personal hygiene needs

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Nursing homes

Links to trusted information about nursing homes.

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Help at home and working with breast cancer

There are a number of sources of practical support and help at home available for women diagnosed with breast cancer. Learn how to get help at home when diagnosed with breast cancer.

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