What Does It Mean To Say Thanks

What Does It Mean To Say Thanks

The practice of saying ‘thank you’ – of expressing gratitude to someone for an act of kindness – is a fundamental element in the way we interact with one another. But, what does it actually mean?   The Latin Origins The word ‘thank’ stems from the Latin word...
What am I paying for in aged care?

What am I paying for in aged care?

Fees in Aged Care Explained When you’re thinking of accepting residential aged care, you need to understand what it will cost and what your money is paying for. There are four different types of fee and while they might not all apply to you, it’s important that you...
What is a RAD?

What is a RAD?

How do I know if I will have to pay a Refundable Accommodation Deposit when entering Aged Care? In a recent article we talked about Aged Care costs and what they covered. You may remember that anyone with assets over $49,000 needs to pay an accommodation fee. Today...
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,...