Search for your local ACAT/ACAS

If you need help living in your own home via a Home Care Package or are looking at the possibility of moving into a residential aged care home, you will need an assessment by an Aged Care Assessment Team – ACAT, or ACAS in Victoria.

These assessments are completely free and determine the level of care that is best suited to your needs. A member of an ACAT will discuss your current situation, what types of care services would be best stuited to your needs and determine whether you are eligible to receive government-subsidised aged care or home care services.

You will be required to go through an ACAT assessment if you:

A member of your local ACAT will make a time to meet with you to discuss your care needs. Once the assessment has been completed, the ACAT will be in contact with you to advise you of the services you are eligible to receive.

Click on your state below to search for your nearest ACAT/ACAS:

To organise an Aged Care Assessment, you'll need to register with My Aged Care by calling 1800 200 422.

You do not need an ACAT/ACAS assessment if you receive privately-funded (self-funded) aged care or home care services (care services that are not funded by the government).

Bolton Clarke Inverpine Volunteer Receives Community Honour

on Friday, February 15, 2019

Bolton Clarke Inverpine volunteer Margaret Crosby has been awarded the Dickson Local Legend Award on Australia Day for her many years of community as a volunteer with a number of charities and organisations.

Sundowner at Bethanie Gwelup

on Friday, February 15, 2019

Bethanie, one of Western Australia’s leading not-for-profit aged care and retirement living providers is offering a $15,000 gift when buyers purchase one of the eight remaining two-bedroom apartments at the award-winning aged care and assisted living campus – Bethanie Gwelup.

Free Dementia Care Training To Be Rolled Out By Braemar

on Friday, February 15, 2019

Braemar Presbyterian Care is offering free workshops on dementia training for its staff and volunteers, which it is also opening up to family members and the wider community.

A Life of Love for John and Marion

on Thursday, February 14, 2019

HillView Merrimac residents John and Marion have shared over 50 years together. There are not many more equipped to pass on advice to a lasting relationship this Valentines Day. For John and Marion the key to their successful marriage is tolerance, kindness and being there for each other through all of life’s journeys.

Page 1 of 522  > >>

Bupa Aged Care Support Line - Home Page