Residential aged care
Residential aged care is for senior Australians who can no longer live independently at home. The Australian Government funds residential aged care to make it more affordable and accessible.
My Aged Care
Visit the My Aged Care website to find information about how to access Australian Government–funded aged care services. You can apply for an assessment online and search for local aged care providers that meet your needs. You can also call Monday to Friday, 8 am to 8 pm, and Saturday, 10 am to 2 pm.
The Department of Health is operating in accordance with the caretaker conventions.
Residential aged care providers can now access the outcome of completed Australian National Aged Care Classifications (AN-ACC) shadow assessments
Protecting Older Australians – Emergency PPE deployment to Western Australian residential aged care facilities
Advice for Western Australian residential aged care facilities (RACFs) to remain alert and prepared for a potential outbreak of COVID-19.