Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Accessing aged care services

An information sheet for older Australians about accessing aged care services during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Accessing aged care services

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This information sheet includes: 

  • Can I still access aged care services?
  • What support is available for carers?

  • What if I need urgent assistance that my current carer cannot provide?

  • I have a Home Care Package – what does this mean for me?

  • What happens if Ive spent all the money in my Home Care Package this month?

  • What if I want to stop receiving my Home Care Package services?

  • I receive care through the Commonwealth Home Support Programme – what does this mean for me?

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