I think my parent nees care, what do I do?

The Aged Care Process

Step Nine:
Your parent is now ready to enter the rest home

After your parent has signed an Admission Agreement, they can enter the rest home.

It is very important that your parent has the best quality of life, and It is important for you to visit as frequently as possible.

If you have any questions about your parent's care, ask the rest home staff. Make sure you are satisfied with the answers.

If your parent has any questions while in care, view the 'living in a rest home' section of the Questions and Answers page.

Click here to view the Questions and Answers homepage


For more information, some helpful links are:

Age Concern - Residential Care

Ministry of Health

Ministry of Social Development - Services for Seniors

Seniorline

Work and Income - Seniors