Are you are carer aged 65 years or over? Or if from an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background, a carer aged 50 years or over? Concerned about your ageing parents, friends and neighbours? Noticed they may need help with day to day tasks; health care or finding it harder to do things that you used to do? Or feeling isolated and wanting to connect with others through various activities? Heard about My Aged Care but don’t know what it is?
Then this session is for you!
The session will cover:
- the types of aged services that are available
- how to access these
- services in your area
- what is My Aged Care
- eligibility, fees and charges
- how Carers ACT can help
- and more
Even if you don’t need help today, it is important to plan your future and be aware of the process and time frames. Find out what you can do now…
Note – This session is also applicable to the person you care for who has a My Aged Care or requires a referral.
Carers ACT will be live streaming this session. If you are unable to attend on the day but would like to view the live stream of the session from your electronic device (such as mobile phone, tablet, or computer), please register a “Streaming” ticket. If you select a “Streaming” ticket, you will receive a separate email at least two days prior to the advertised date and time with a link to click on the session. By attending and participating in this session, you consent to video, images and audio of yourself and those you are responsible for being used in this manner. As this session is being live streamed, participants are reminded to arrive before or on time. The session will commence once the facilitator is available and as close to the advertised time.
If you are unable to attend on the day, you may also change your ticket to a “Streaming” ticket, if this is more suitable to you.
Registration is essential through the link below. If a carer is unable to attend on the day or book online, please contact Carers ACT on 6296 9982 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.