Aged care is a veritable alphabet soup of acronyms. That's the nature of the beast. For example, what does HACC, ACAT, CACPs, EACH and COTA stand for? There is also other terminology that can confuse rather than inform. What is Flexicare? What is 'ageing in place'? The Retirement Housing & Aged Care: A to Z Guide is designed to provide comprehensive information on a raft of issues relating to the provision of aged care and accommodation in Australia.