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  1. Transition care after hospital

    19 Nov 2018

    The Transition Care Program provides care through tailored support packages, while the Home and Community Care (HACC) Program provides a range of basic maintenance and support services...

  2. Planning for future aged care needs

    08 Nov 2018 Planning for future aged care needs

    If you are getting older or looking after someone who is elderly, you may be thinking about getting home help, getting your legal and financial affairs in order or applying for aged care homes (also...

  3. Carers from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds

    08 Nov 2018

    Care in culturally and linguistically diverse communities may be supported by extended family networks...

  4. Emergency or crisis support for carers

    08 Nov 2018

    An emergency care plan is a set of instructions about caring for someone in the event that you are not able to...

  5. Unpaid and professional carers

    08 Nov 2018

    The term ‘carer’ can refer to paid and unpaid, professional and ‘lay’ carers...

  6. End of life and palliative care at home

    05 Nov 2018

    Some people prefer having palliative care at home because of the familiar environment, feeling of independence and close access to family, friends and the local community...

  7. Healthcare and support at home

    04 Nov 2018

    Home care services are available for people recovering from illness or surgery, frail older people, the elderly and people with disabilities...

  8. Your rights at the end of life

    02 Nov 2018

    It is important for the family members of someone who is facing the end of their life to respect their wishes and follow through with the requests of their loved one as much as is practical and...

  9. What to do after someone dies

    02 Nov 2018

    When someone dies, it will help you to have a written plan of what you need to do including who you need to contact...

  10. Living at home as you get older

    19 Oct 2018

    As you get older, living at home can be made easier by using home care services, setting a routine and keeping socially active...