Caring for someone with dementia can be very rewarding, but it can also be incredibly challenging, and emotionally and physically draining. The information below, provided by the Department of Health, outlines recent changes to the service that provides support to any person/s caring for someone with dementia.
What is aged care?
Aged Care in Australia is principally funded by the Federal Government, with State Government contribution. There are also non-Government funded services offered by private businesses, as well as by church and charitable organisations.
Is it time for home services or residential aged care? Considering the following will help you to identify issues to ensure the safety and security of your loved one.