Five Easy Steps

We understand the decision to move into residential aged care is a significant one and it is important to choose the accommodation that meets your needs and your budget. Whilst all aged care homes in Australia are strictly regulated by the government to ensure a high standard of care across the sector, you will find that accommodation differs. We are here to support throughout the entire process by helping to understand everything you need to know about aged care.

View our video or read about our five key steps to ensure that you have the correct information and documentation for application into residential aged care.

To help you navigate your way through finding the right accommodation, we have a Step by Step booklet about aged care.   This booklet will help you understand the process from your enquiry to the placement and ensure you have what you need along the way.  Included in this booklet are details on:

  • What residential aged care is and how to find out about eligibility
  • How to apply for a place in an aged care home and the information you will need along the way
  • What to expect from an aged care home

As specialists in aged care, we know how important it is to communicate with families and residents. We also realise that by delivering the highest quality of care, you and your family are free to focus on the things that really matter – and that’s spending time together.

All aged care homes in Australia are strictly regulated by the government to ensure a high standard of care across the sector but you will find that the level of care and accommodation differs depending on your needs. To assist you when looking for residential aged care, we have developed a booklet to help navigate through the process from your enquiry to placement and ensure you have what you need along the way.

If you need a hand understanding any of the ‘five easy steps’ then do not hesitate to give one of our Opal team members a call today on 1300 362 481.

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