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

The Aged Care Process

Your parent will need to be assessed for care

Before your parent can receive care, they must be visited by a Needs Assessor. This is a person who evaluates how much help you need in your daily life.

Your parent will be asked questions about:

The assessor will tell your parent what kind of assistance they need. Your parent may be offered home help or be allowed to enter a rest home or hospital.

What is the process of getting into care?

Step One: How do I know if my parent needs to be assessed?