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.



How to fix our ‘broken’ aged care funding system

What needs to change to deliver the aged care standards that all Australians want.


Health and aged care job vacancies at critical levels: report

Report finds healthcare staff shortages are at critical levels.


Home Caring helps Australians age well at home

It's never too early to start exploring your care options if you want to stay at home for as


Changes threaten viability of Home Care Packages

Changes to assist workers may backfire for clients, insiders warn.


Omicron chaos may have killed more in aged care than COVID

Data reveals death rate in aged care from all causes rose in January and February.

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