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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

Trusted information about caring for someone with dementia, including assessments that can help determine the person's care needs

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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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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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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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Planning access to respite services

Trusted information about planning access to respite services, including dealing with respite care staff and taking regular breaks.

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