Resources

We know that making a choice about the right aged care for your situation can be complex, and that there are many things that need to be considered. To help you with this, we have assembled  a comprehensive list of aged care resources where you can find more information or seek advice.

 

My Aged Care

www.myagedcare.gov.au
The Australian Government’s national online and phone service for information about aged care services. If you are an older Australian or looking after an older family member or friend, myagedcare.gov.au provides a wealth that can help you work out what services are available to assist you and how you can get started.

Centrelink

www.centrelink.gov.au
Centrelink’s online services provide you with more self-service delivery options while protecting your privacy and security. The self-service options let you use the phone or internet to find, update, or ask for, some of your personal information from Centrelink.

Aged Care 101

www.agedcare101.com.au
Agedcare101 is a sector initiative to make the customer’s journey of ageing easier through better understanding of the ‘care system’ and the options available.

The Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency

www.accreditation.org.au
The Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency Ltd is the independent body responsible for managing the accreditation and ongoing supervision of Commonwealth-funded aged care facilities.

The Aged & Community Services Association

www.agedservices.asn.au
The Aged & Community Services Association is the leading peak organisation for aged care services, community care services and retirement villages in NSW & ACT. You can also visit the national Aged & Community Services Association Australia www.acsa.asn.au

Department of Health

www.health.gov.au
The Federal Government is aiming for better health and active ageing for all Australians. This is the main government site for matters relating to health and ageing.

The Aged Care Association of NSW

www.acaansw.com.au
The Aged Care Association of NSW represents the private, church, charitable, and community sectors and has served the industry for some 68 years and continues to strive for excellence in aged care in a commercially viable environment.

Department of Veterans’ Affairs

www.dva.gov.au
Department of Veterans’ Affairs is a Federal government department that supports those who serve or have served in defence of our nation.

Alzheimer’s Australia

www.alzheimers.org.au
Alzheimer’s Australia is the peak body providing support and advocacy for the 500,000 Australians living with dementia.

Carers NSW

www.carersnsw.org.au
Carers NSW is a member of the national Network of Carers Associations who work collaboratively to lead change and action for carers.

Eurobodalla Shire Council

www.esc.nsw.gov.au
Eurobodalla Shire Council serves a thriving community of 35,000 people on one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline in Australia. Known as the ‘Nature Coast’, the shire is situated on the South Coast of NSW, around 4 hours south of Sydney. Batemans Bay, Moruya, Broulee and Narooma are the main towns in the Shire.