How to get help for residential aged care
We assess your income and assets to work out how much you need to pay for residential aged care. We may include the value of your home in your assessment.
We assess your income and assets to work out if you can get help with residential aged care.
We assess your income and assets to work out how we can help you with the cost of residential care. This may include the value of your home.
Most people keep getting the same amount of pension after they move into an aged care home.
Page last updated: 11 July 2019
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