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.

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Older Australians receive less support than people who qualify for NDIS

Federal government action on aged care is promised to come in the Budget.

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Friday Reflection: Why did I wait so long?

One man's journey from family home to care - with a happy ending.

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Government promises Budget 'fix' for aged care but funding unclear

New Medicare-style levy on income and changes to the Age Pension assets test proposed.

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Economic adviser wants Aussies to fund their own aged care

Retirement Income Review chairman wants to find a fairer way to fund aged care.

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