Aged care services
Trusted information aged care services, plus links to trusted resources.
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.
Trusted information on residential care services in Australia including the different levels, how to access it, and information on caring for someone else.
Trusted information about caring for someone with dementia, including assessments that can help determine the person's care needs
Dementia care options
Trusted information on caring for someone with dementia, including care options and support services
Assessment for respite
Trusted information about assessment for respite care for people with dementia and their carers, including referrals and the process
Links to trusted information about nursing homes.
Planning access to respite services
Trusted information about planning access to respite services, including dealing with respite care staff and taking regular breaks.
Low cost or free mental health services
Trusted information about low cost or free mental health services, including who can use the Better Access or ATAPS programs, exceptional circumstances, how I would start and other mental health services from leading Australian health organisations.
Respite care for people with younger onset dementia
Trusted information about respite care for people with younger onset dementia, including health care plans, mental health care plans and care assessments