Aged Care

Want to know more about aged care, but confused by the maze of information and acronyms, the roundabout of government departments and the obscure pension implications? This section of YOURLifeChoices website is devoted to helping you to negotiate the tips and traps of ageing well at home or in residential care. And how you can make the best choices in aged care, whether for yourself, your parents or a loved one.What is Aged Care?
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Staying at home

Cost of Aged Care

 

 

 

 

 

 

Decision time

 

 

 

 

 

 

Your Aged Care Rights

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aged care resources and where to get help

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reducing medication errors

Reducing medication errors

Kate Swanton, shares her top five tips to help make taking your medications at home ...

Top Stories

  1. Must-know aged care terms
  1. Your aged care options
  1. Is it time to drop the intergenerational war?
  1. Technology to keep you independent
  1. Six tips to manage medication

Getting the best hospital care

Getting the best hospital care

How can you better manage your hospital care?

Preserving memories

Preserving memories

The enormous benefits of using reminiscence therapy to preserve memories.

Grey nomads take the driver’s seat

Grey nomads take the driver’s seat

Judy and Richard are on a caravan trip, despite both suffering from chronic illnesses.

At home support

At home support

Jennene Buckley can help you remain at home for longer.

Pets welcome too

Pets welcome too

Pet therapy as part of aged care is growing in popularity.

New age care rules

New age care rules

Maurice Patane demystifies the new age care rules.

Get YOURLifeChoices in your inbox

Your daily dose of news, information, articles, fun and games

What is aged care

Must-know aged care terms

This handy list of must-know terms will help you to navigate arranging aged care.

What you need to know

Consumer directed care welcomed

Consumer Directed Care (CDC) is a welcome change to community aged care

Find out more

Cost of aged care

The costs of residential aged care

Understand and make informed decisions around the financial issues of aged care

How much will you have to pay?

Join YOURLifeChoices, it’s free

  • Receive our daily enewsletter
  • Enter competitions
  • Comment on articles