Anyone wishing to enter respite care is required to undergo an assessment to find out the level of care that person will require. This assessment is known as an ACAT/ACAS assessment.
Melbourne Aged Care Group offers respite care for emergency, day and short-term stays to give you and your carer the peace of mind you need.
In this guide, we've put together a straightforward explanation of the costs of respite care. See for yourself just how simple and affordable quality respite aged care can be.
Respite care is an essential element of aged care services delivered in Australia. If you are eligible, you can access up to 63 days of this care service, giving you and your carer a break from traditional care duties.
Sometimes, urgent situations occur, but this doesn't mean people receiving care supports are left without. Find out what is included in emergency respite care.
You can access up to 63 days of subsidised respite care in a financial year, to help give you and your carer a break from your usual care arrangements.
Long term respite care offers you and your carer time and space apart. And at MACG, we provide rich lifestyle programs to keep you busy and active.
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