Touring an Aged Care Facility

Touring an Aged Care Facility

Touring an Aged Care Facility   Preparing for a tour Prior to doing any tours, have a discussion with the potential resident, and make a list about personal needs and preferences. For example, you may discover that the range of lifestyle activities is more...
Centrelink and Aged Care

Centrelink and Aged Care

Centrelink & Aged Care   What is an Assets & Income Assessment? The Assets & Income Assessment is the second vital step in the aged care entry process for most families. Detailed financial information is provided through a 31 page form submitted to...
Aged Care Fees Explained

Aged Care Fees Explained

Aged Care Fees Explained   Overview Four types of fees potentially apply for permanent residential aged care: Basic daily fee Means tested care fee Accommodation payment Extra Services Fees (Additional Services Fee) All amounts nominated below are current as of...
5 Steps to Changing Aged Care Facilities

5 Steps to Changing Aged Care Facilities

Many users of AgedCareReviews.com.au come to our website after having placed a loved one into a nursing home. For a reasonable number of those families, they are investigating alternative nursing home options. Maybe the aged care facility isn’t suitable anymore,...