Disability and Aged Care Placement

The transition from home to residential care can be an emotionally trying time for the person going into care, as well as their loved ones. This can be exacerbated by a lack of understanding of how the aged care and disability systems work and the various processes involved in obtaining the right placement.

Our Aged Care Placement Package may include:

  • A comprehensive package of services to suit your needs and budget
  • Comprehensive assessment of your individual needs and circumstances
  • Assistance with gaining the relevant funding and/or approval for care, including referral to ACAT if required
  • Assistance to short-list and view a range of facilities
  • Assistance to complete assets assessment and applications for waitlisting
  • Assistance to complete Enduring Powers of Attorney or Guardianship
  • Assistance with post-move considerations such as mail redirection, care of pets and change of health care provider
  • Referral to a financial advisor, if required

Our Disability Placement Package may include:

  • A comprehensive package of services to suit your needs and budget
  • Comprehensive assessment of your individual needs and circumstances
  • Assistance with gaining the relevant funding and/or approval for care
  • Referral for cognitive or functional assessment if required for registration with the Disability Services Commission
  • Assistance to short-list a range of disability service providers
  • Exploration of the types of accommodation being offered by each agency, including assistance to view accommodation
  • Assistance to complete applications for waitlisting
  • Assistance with post-move considerations such as mail redirection, care of pets and change of health care provider

We have extensive knowledge of the various accommodation options currently available within the disability and aged care sectors in Perth and are committed to supporting each person to find the right accommodation to meet their individual needs.

We also have a small team of allied health professionals who can provide specialist assessment in relation to a persons cognitive function or capacity, functional ability and assessment of the home environment or need for mobility aids and/or equipment.

 

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