Message from the Australian Government, Canberra.
Grief support is available for people receiving aged care services, their loved ones and aged care staff that have been affected by COVID-19.
These support services are free and include phone and video counselling, group counselling and in person visits.
You can use these services yourself or let your loved ones know about them.
For counselling and advice on how to help others in your community, call the Australian Centre for grief and bereavement on 1800 22 22 00. For translating and interpreting services call 131 450.
This radio ad, in English, provides useful information about grief and trauma support services for those impacted by COVID-19 in the aged care sector. The services are available for residential aged care residents, home care recipients, their loved ones and aged care staff.