"Placing my father into aged care was one of the most confusing and emotional events in my life. Berenice really helped me by providing simple, easy to understand language and guidance. Both her understanding and compassion helped me tremendously."
In light of the recent media reports regarding aged care homes, it's time to reinforce the need to seek professional assistance when placing a loved one into a residential aged care facility.
Aged Care Assistance are leaders in the placement consultant environment & can ensure you that the information we provide is unbiased & accurate.
We have a sound working relationship with most nursing homes & hospitals & are not affiliated with any organisation, nor do we receive any commissions or incentives from any organisations.
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Aged Care Assistance is an independent, Brisbane based service agency, whose aim is to support you with the complex process involved in seeking aged care. We support aged care placements throughout Northern NSW & South East Qld & can also assist with regional areas.
We are not bed brokers who simply fill empty beds in nursing homes, rather, we match the home with the client in terms of care needs, affordability & location. We provide unbiased placement consultation & we will develop an open relationship with you to secure the best care option for your relative & provide you with confidence that we will become your advocate throughout this aged care journey. Find out more ABOUT US
We come to you. Our initial meeting can be held in the comfort of your own home or another location best suited to you. If preferred, our meeting can be held over the phone or Skype or if required, outside of normal business hours. We will provide you with guidance to assist you in understanding the level of care required for the applicant and explain the criteria required to be eligible for that care.
It is important to understand the costs involved for entry to Residential Aged Care. Whether the applicant is supported or non-supported by the Government, we can help with this and assist in negotiations. In some cases we may recommend engaging a specialist financial advisor so that we can ascertain the best financial options for your situation.
We will coordinate the entry to an aged care facility, commencing with the completion and lodgement of all required documentation to Government Departments & Aged Care facilities. SEE OUR SERVICES
With over 15 years experience, we have assisted hundreds of families find residential care for their loved ones. READ OUR TESTIMONIALS
The placement of a loved one into a care facility can seem overwhelming. We've compiled at list of forms and links to assist with locating information that you may find useful. USEFUL FORMS & LINKS