Aged care is the support provided to older people to help them with everyday living and other needs. It can be provided in a person’s home, in the community or in an aged care (nursing) home. Find out about the aged care services funded by the Australian Government and how they can support you.
Did you know?
was spent on aged care by the Australian Government in 2017–18
More than 90,000
people receive home care package services
2 out of 3
people receiving aged care access basic support at home
Source: 2017–18 Report on the Operation of the Aged Care Act 1997